Tag Archives: social media

Offline success in the online age

By Nicole Garner It’s become a common practice for journalists to tweet from the field, find sources through social media and engage with audiences through their online profiles. But what happens when you work for a media outlet that doesn’t … Continue reading

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Welcome to the age of #TfN

By Addison Walton It’s been quite the last few weeks for social media. First, Facebook+Journalists has become a great way for journalists to connect on the world’s leading social networking site. Then Google launched Google+ into its beta phase and … Continue reading

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Free journalism training through… Facebook?

By Andrew Gibson Twitter has been in the news a lot lately. When Keith Urbahn tweeted the first news about Osama bin Laden’s death, “over 300 reactions to the original post were spreading through the network” within two minutes, according to … Continue reading

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Passing the Torch: ONA Mizzou Holds Elections

By Matthew Hibbard What started out as a capstone project for four individuals is now turning into an actual student club with elected officers. Last night, ONA Mizzou’s current executive board began the transition process by holding the first-ever ONA … Continue reading

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Aflac uses social media to hire new duck voice

By Stephanie Stouffer Ever heard a duck audition? Dan McKeague is an expert. Who knew to get an awesome job all you had to do was yell Aflac in a duck voice! But seriously… Aflac was forced to fire the … Continue reading

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News.me: The solution for a successful merger of social media and news?

By: Laura Hibbard The fact that social media has opened up new ways to stay connected is old news. One of the bi-products of Facebook’s success was Facebook stalking. From that came the need to, if we’re honest, know what everyone … Continue reading

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