Thursday, August 17, 2017

Webinar: Five Ways to Use Facebook Live


Trying to draw in a new audience, or looking to boost numbers on your videos or podcasts? Give Facebook Live a try. Are you already familiar with the platform, but looking to step up your game? Jason Kolnos of the Cape Cod Times joins Tim Schmitt of GateHouse Media to discuss the basics (sound, logistics, how-to), as well as some best practices. Hear how Kolnos got more than 61,000 people to watch traffic! 

Our Presenters:

Jason Kolnos, a graduate of Boston University, has worked at The Cape Cod Times as multimedia reporter and digital assignment editor. He defines himself as a multimedia storyteller, video guy, beach bum, foodie, Apple fanatic and sports nut.

Tim Schmitt has spent decades in various newsrooms – some print, and some broadcast. He was a sports reporter, news reporter, and then managing editor of his hometown paper, the Tonawanda (N.Y.) News, where he led an award-winning editorial page. He's worked as an editor, staffer or longtime contributor with the Arizona Daily Sun in Flagstaff, the Mesa Tribune, the Arizona Republic, the alt-weekly Buffalo Current, and the Niagara Falls Gazette, where he was executive sports editor over four dailies.

The registration fee is $35 – if your registration is received by Monday, Aug. 14.  Fees increase to $45 after Aug. 14. Registrations will be accepted up until the day of the webinar.

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