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3 curation sites to watch (and emulate)

3 curation sites to watch (and emulate) | RJI links | Scoop.it
As media companies experiment with curation models, they would do well to keep on eye on non-traditional publishers that are using content curation to edge into their space.
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Context, code, and community: Source is one-stop shopping for newsroom developers

Context, code, and community: Source is one-stop shopping for newsroom developers | RJI links | Scoop.it
The website finally centralizes a loose but vibrant community of news coders.
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As the New Orleans media landscape turns ...

As the New Orleans media landscape turns ... | RJI links | Scoop.it
Some New Orleans news and culture websites forge new alliances — and ambitious plans for a new, multi-million-dollar nonprofit New Orleans newsroom will be announced soon.
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4 strategies for news companies as mobile ads displace desktop exposure | Poynter.

4 strategies for news companies as mobile ads displace desktop exposure | Poynter. | RJI links | Scoop.it
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Zite, after doubling engagement, adds more publisher sections (exclusive)

Zite, after doubling engagement, adds more publisher sections (exclusive) | RJI links | Scoop.it
Zite is boosting the number of publishing partner sections available in its digital magazine mobile app after doubling the number of content impressions since first launching the program, the comp...
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Journalist's Resource: Research roundup on gun violence, plus new studies on campaign ads, U.S. health care, cellphone Internet access and more

Journalist's Resource: Research roundup on gun violence, plus new studies on campaign ads, U.S. health care, cellphone Internet access and more | RJI links | Scoop.it
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Prepare for Digital Commerce 3.0 by stress-testing existing models

Prepare for Digital Commerce 3.0 by stress-testing existing models | RJI links | Scoop.it
What and how consumers are willing to pay for digital content is about to change. Newspapers best prepare now, by determining if the market or their readers have changed and warrant a new approach to products or pricing.
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Denver Post staffers’ #theatershooting coverage demonstrates Twitter breaking news techniques

Denver Post staffers’ #theatershooting coverage demonstrates Twitter breaking news techniques | RJI links | Scoop.it
Journalists at the Denver Post demonstrated some excellent uses of Twitter in their coverage of the massacre at the Century 16 theater in Aurora, Colo., Friday. I was planning to write about hashta...
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How To Manage Big Data With Pivot Tables

How To Manage Big Data With Pivot Tables | RJI links | Scoop.it
Big data is all the rage right now. If you search Google News for the term, there are 53,500 thousand results. And that’s just the news. Most of us in Internet marketing aren’t truly working with big data, in the truest sense of the word.
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Mail Online makes its first profit in June 2012 - Media news - Media Week

Mail Online makes its first profit in June 2012 - Media news - Media Week | RJI links | Scoop.it
Read Mail Online makes its first profit in June 2012 & other Media Week news online. Mail Online makes its first profit in June 2012 from Media Week.
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Customers Will Be in Control

Customers Will Be in Control | RJI links | Scoop.it
Businesses today tend to herd customers as if they were cattle, but a revolution in personal empowerment is under way—and buying will never be the same again, writes Doc Searls.
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Is it Content or Journalism?

Is it Content or Journalism? | RJI links | Scoop.it
The internet has blurred the line between medium and message but it hasn't changed the need for reliable, essential information. People are exposed to more content than ever before.
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News-Herald opens new community meeting room

News-Herald opens new community meeting room | RJI links | Scoop.it
The News-Herald welcomed local political candidates to a lounge area Tuesday, part of a three-phase approach of opening its newsroom to the community. The News-Herald, with Editor Tricia Ambrose, M...
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3 tactics for an evolving curation strategy

3 tactics for an evolving curation strategy | RJI links | Scoop.it
Curation is becoming commonplace in digital media, but best practices are still evolving. Here are three ways media companies are experimenting with curation to expand content offerings or audience reach.
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MediaPost Publications Vibrant Expands Support To Brand, Mobile Viewable Ads 07/24/2012

MediaPost Publications Vibrant Expands Support To Brand, Mobile Viewable Ads 07/24/2012 | RJI links | Scoop.it
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Do Mobile And Desktop Interfaces Belong Together? - Smashing Mobile | Smashing Mobile

Do Mobile And Desktop Interfaces Belong Together? - Smashing Mobile | Smashing Mobile | RJI links | Scoop.it
When unifying a website, you have to solve problems other than how the interfaces will appear in different browsers.
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The question newspapers need to ask: Where’s the growth?

The question newspapers need to ask: Where’s the growth? | RJI links | Scoop.it
What matters most for newspapers today is building a great digital franchise (while preserving print revenue at the same time).
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Could Kickstarter be used to crowdfund journalism?

Could Kickstarter be used to crowdfund journalism? | RJI links | Scoop.it
A journalist from Michigan has raised funding through Kickstarter for a project that will see him travel across the U.S. interviewing people about the election.
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Serendipity Isn’t A Use Case | TechCrunch

Serendipity Isn’t A Use Case | TechCrunch | RJI links | Scoop.it
When I started formulating the idea for my current startup, Roamz, the vision for the company was serendipitous discovery of the things happening around you. I imagined that we’d say to people “Want serendipity?
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Digital First's Mercury Launches Media Lab | NetNewsCheck.com

The Mercury's Community Media Lab is located in downtown Pottstown, Pa., and provides open access to newspaper archives, free Wi-Fi, and free use of computers.
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Ronald Shaich of Panera Bread, on Discovery and Delivery

Ronald Shaich of Panera Bread, on Discovery and Delivery | RJI links | Scoop.it
Ronald M. Shaich of Panera Bread says good companies flex two kinds of muscles — a delivery muscle to accomplish its work, and the discovery muscle of innovation.
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Reddit covers the Colorado movie theater shooting | Poynter.

Reddit covers the Colorado movie theater shooting | Poynter. | RJI links | Scoop.it
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Twitter Rolls Out Targeted Tweets

Twitter Rolls Out Targeted Tweets | RJI links | Scoop.it
Twitter has rolled out an enhancement to Promoted Tweets that lets advertiser target a subset of users.
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