Free Webinar: Don't Forget About Social 6/20/18

In light of Facebook's changes, a lot of newsrooms are turning their focus away from social. But it's still vital to most of our readers, so we can't forget it. Here we will talk about a few tips and tricks to work with Facebook's algorithm and what makes a good Facebook group. Plus, what content does best on Twitter, LinkedIn and Reddit. SNPA members can register at no cost for this July 27 webinar.

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Digital publishing: A checklist to help journalists write the best social media headlines 12/19/17

Here's a list of eight questions to be used as a checklist for any reporter, editor or producer to help them craft the best possible social media headline for their content.

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AP collaborates with SAM to launch AP Social Newswire 5/22/17

The Associated Press will work with social media management platform SAM to launch the AP Social Newswire, a feed of user-generated content (UGC) being vetted and verified by AP's social media experts and editors across the globe.

The AP Social Newswire will allow customers to discover and inspect user-generated content as it comes into the AP newsroom, offering real-time access to the news agency's UGC verification process through the SAM platform.

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Can these tweets and posts land us in trouble? 1/5/16

The following Legal Hotline question was addressed by L. Michael Zinser of The Zinser Law Firm

Question: Is there any legal liability associated with social media posts, other than defamation? If so, how should this shape our social media policy?

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How to tailor news for each social media platform 10/13/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

This week we bring you tips for what works best when delivering news on each of the various social media platforms.

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Television for social/mobile, and tools for managing contacts 7/21/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

This week we see how 120 Sports is reshaping TV coverage for the audience of tomorrow; and we check out some tools that help you manage your list of contacts.

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Audience engagement help from CrowdTangle and Shindig 7/14/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

This week we see how CrowdTangle identifies stories that are capturing attention in social media, and we learn how Shindig hosts large-scale online discussions that mimic a live event.

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Editing viral content, and monitoring state legislators 1/27/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

This week we learn about the work of viral content editors, and we see how public data can be pulled together to monitor the work of lawmakers.

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Ideas for election night and other breaking news 12/16/14

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

This week we look at innovative election-night ideas from NPR and USA Today, and we see how social media tools have reshaped breaking news coverage at Mashable and The Weather Channel.

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Engagement using text messages, and corrections via social media 11/25/14

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

This week we learn about a platform for engaging with audiences via text messages, and we explore how to handle corrections to social media posts.

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