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#Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk – dealing with corrections

All journalists make errors occasionally, but do they all know how to deal with corrections in the age of digital journalism and social media?

At Journalism.co.uk’s news:rewired – full stream ahead conference on Friday (13 July), Craig Silverman, founder, Regret the Error (now published on Poynter) shared his tips for dealing with corrections.

His tips include:

  • Do not delete a tweet
  • Be clear about what was wrong, and the correct information
  • A correction is an act of promotion that builds trust

Here is the must-read list that is well worth bookmarking.

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