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Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk – get relevant blog content with Zemanta

September 25th, 2008 | 3 Comments | Posted by in Top tips for journalists

Blogging: To get live referrals to images and related links to posts you are penning for your blog, try Zemanta – it sits in your blog’s backend page and suggests related web material based on what you write. Tipster: Oliver Luft To submit a tip to Journalism.co.uk, use this link – we will pay a fiver for the best ones published.

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Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk – video and images for Twitter

September 22nd, 2008 | No Comments | Posted by in Top tips for journalists

Social Media: Twitter isn’t just for text messages – Tweetr reader allows you to send files up to 10MB through Twitter and TwitPic allows you to send images from your phone. Twiddeo allows you to do the same with video. Tipster: Oliver Luft

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Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk – create Twitter groups

September 4th, 2008 | No Comments | Posted by in Top tips for journalists

Social media: Want to divide your Twitter buddies into groups? You can set up pages to organise tweets from different crowds of twits using Crowdstatus.com. Tipster: Oliver Luft

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Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk – grow your Twitter followers

September 2nd, 2008 | 1 Comment | Posted by in Top tips for journalists

Social media: Twitter user? Want to expand the number of people you follow? Use Twubble to find friends of your friends who might share your interests. Or try Twits Like Me. Tipster: Oliver Luft

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Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk – use Twiigs for polls

Online publishing: Want to run quick and easy polls on your website or blog? Use Twiigs to set your own questions, choose multiple choice answers and cut and paste the code it provides onto your site – easy. Tipster: Oliver Luft

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Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk – writing web headlines

Writing web headlines: Be clear, concise and plan headlines for search engines – include appropriate keywords and phrases, full names – be more literal than in print. Tipster: Oliver Luft

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Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk – build your own social network

August 4th, 2008 | 1 Comment | Posted by in Top tips for journalists

Social media: Want to use social networks for niche subjects but bored with MyFace? Build your own using the ‘social network in a box’ development tool from Ning. A good example of a niche network in action is Wired Journalists. Tipster: Oliver Luft

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Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk – taking notes

Trainee reporters: keep a notepad and pen handy at all times. Sounds obvious, but you never know when an idea might hit you or when you will overhear a turn of phrase to add colour to your writing. Tipster: Oliver Luft

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Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk

July 7th, 2008 | No Comments | Posted by in Search, Top tips for journalists

Slick searching: Using Google News to look for stories online that involve a news provider (eg BBC + Johnson), but Google keeps returning the search with BBC as the source? Use two plus symbols to get round it: Johnson ++ BBC. Tipster: Oliver Luft

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Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk: Shooting online video? avoid pans and zooms

June 27th, 2008 | No Comments | Posted by in Top tips for journalists

Audio-visual: Shooting video for your news site? Avoid pans and zooms – it looks bad on the net and camera movement slows down the video stream. Talking heads might seem boring but they are very watchable online. Tipster: Oliver Luft

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