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Twitter Lends Journalists a Helping Hand

You love to write. From the first time you picked up a pencil you knew you were meant to tell a story. The only problem is how do you get people to read what you have to say? Well one … Continue reading

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What Makes Twitter Powerful?

Every day, we are inspired by people using Twitter in unexpected ways to make the world a better place. Powerful Tweets have impact, relevance and resonance. In just 140 characters, you can change the game, make a difference in someone’s … Continue reading

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Blog 4: Copyright in citizen journalism

Photograph by Alex Steffler What exactly is a citizen journalist these days and where do ethics lie when retrieving information? “The idea behind citizen journalism is that people without professional journalism training can use the tools of modern technology and … Continue reading

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They Call it ‘Social Badging’

Blog #3 By Marisa A. Gutierrez I believe everyone can agree with author Amy Porterfield, on her article, Study Reveals Why Consumers Fan Facebook, when she states that Facebook is seriously still growing and as it continues to develop companies … Continue reading

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The Washington Post Denies Right To Debate

The Washington Post has recently caused an upset, banning their journalists from debating with readers VIA Twiter. The ban happened after several reporters chose to engage readers in debate over the controversy of the recent string of bullicides. The six … Continue reading

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Twitter Will Save Your Life!

A Japanese Journalist never thought he would get out alive, after being in captivity of Islamic millitants in Afghanistan. Kosuke Tsuneoka was losing hope of ever seeing his friends and family until opportunity struck. When his young captors asked how … Continue reading

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You Want to Watch Me More, Hear Me More, and Take Me Where You Go, what Am I? Media!

By Marisa A. Gutierrez According to Beth Bulik’s article Advertising Age’s website, or otherwise known as adage.com, Bulik points out all of the media outlets we digital natives have at our fingertips now when it comes to media and that it … Continue reading

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The Insurgence of Internet Mockery: Do You Know Your Meme?

by Jennifer Chung For the most part, I’m a rational person with plenty of reasonable doubt. Outside of the radical realm of space and science, not many things astonish me. This is more than I can say for what we … Continue reading

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Celebrities Capitalize on Social Media for Career Advancement

With the invention of social media many people argue that a degree in Communications is the best way to go these days. One cannot help but wonder who the sources are when such a statement is made.  Oftentimes, the people … Continue reading

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