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#newsrw: 10 tips for using social media as a news gathering tool

| June 1, 2011 – 3:56 pm | 12,402 views

Social media has become an essential newsgathering tool for journalists. Here we look at the top 10 tips and tools to make the most out of web

Speaker presentations: Session 1B – Sorting the social media chaos

| June 1, 2011 – 3:39 pm | 5,559 views
News Rewired Session 1B

This post offers presentations from Session 1B – Sorting the social media chaos featuring: Nicola Hughes, data journalist, Data Miner UK; Alex Gubbay, social media editor, BBC News; Neal Mann, freelance field producer, Sky News and Fergus Bell, senior producer, Associated Press. Moderated by Suw Charman-Anderson, social technologist.

#Newsrw: ‘It’s about creating a party and making it rock’

| May 27, 2011 – 4:58 pm | 3,894 views

‘It’s not about being the centre of attention any more, it’s about creating a party and making it rock,’ said Mark Jones of Reuters in the social media strategy session at news:rewired. But at the Independent they are the focus with more than 100,000 Likes across the newspaper’s Facebook presence

#Newsrw: ‘Twitter is Reuters on acid, crack and cocaine’

| May 27, 2011 – 1:49 pm | 7,415 views
News Rewired :Conference 27-5-11- Thompson Reuters,London

The sorting the social media chaos session at news:rewired – noise to signal saw field producer Neal Mann create quite a buzz when he described Twitter as Reuters on acid, crack and cocaine

Links: Session 2B – social media strategy

| April 11, 2011 – 1:57 pm | 6,762 views

The social media strategy session at news:rewired – noise to signal takes a closer look at how news organisations are using social media to report and engage with online communities.
How can journalists measure the impact of their online reputation?
This selection of resources shows examples of how political journalists broadcast their work online and interact with one another.
There are also guides to social networking policies, Twitter style, and Facebook news feeds.

News:rewired events 2010 – what the delegates said

| December 13, 2010 – 3:29 pm | 2,478 views

“A very interesting conference, very enjoyable, and gave me lots of ideas and new contacts, thanks :)” Helen Roxburgh, multimedia reporter, Estates Gazette, Reed Business Information
“Extremely informative, great speakers, feel like I have really learnt …

Win a Livescribe Pulse smartpen: here’s how!

| May 14, 2010 – 11:16 am | 6,245 views

To spread the word even further about our forthcoming digital journalism event news:rewired – the nouveau niche, we are offering you the chance to win a Livescribe Pulse smartpen.

Social media predictions: 2010

| January 14, 2010 – 2:25 pm | 3,144 views

news:rewired reporters Heather Christie and Alex Walters caught up with Robin Hamman, head of social media for Headshift and Kate Day, head of communities for Telegraph.co.uk.

Social Media: Think like your audience

| January 14, 2010 – 2:14 pm | 3,661 views

Kate Day, from the Telegraph, and Jessica Reed, from the Guardian discuss effective uses of social media

Justin Kings – essential skills for multimedia journalism

| January 14, 2010 – 1:12 pm | 3,132 views

Justin Kings, radio journalist and media consultant, lists the Top 10 essential skills of a multimedia journalist, gleaned from his Twitter followers.