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Data-Driven, In-Depth Coverage (ARCHIVE)

May 07, 2022 5:00PM—6:00PM

Originally recorded on May 7, 2015 In this webinar… Using data in your coverage can give your reporting credibility and hold local officials and governments accountable. Learn how to find good, reliable sources of data – along with tips and best practices on how to turn that data into stories. About the presenter: Carlene Cox is the director…

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Digital Projects: Starting From Scratch (ARCHIVE)

Apr 26, 2022 5:00PM—6:00PM

Originally recorded on April 26, 2017 In this webinar… Got an idea you think might make a great digital project, but you’re not sure how to execute it? Nick Dumont of the Gaston (N.C.) Gazette walks you through the planning process of a digital project. Dumont first grabbed the attention of the media world with…

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Journalism From Your Phone (ARCHIVE)

Apr 25, 2022 5:00PM—6:00PM

Originally recorded on April 25, 2019   In this webinar… Whether you’re an Android or Apple user, there are numerous apps and tools that can make storytelling by smartphone easier. Sarah Self-Walbrick from the Lubbock (Texas) Avalanche-Journal shows you tips and tricks on recording and editing audio and video, taking the best photos and time-saving…

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Twitter: More Than Breaking News (ARCHIVE)

Apr 23, 2022 1:00PM—2:00PM

Originally recorded on April 23, 2020 In this webinar… In this webinar, we will go over some strategies all types of media — newspapers, magazines, online, TV, others — are using to engage with their audience on Twitter. Though the platform is great for sending live updates and “breaking” situations, there are tons of opportunities…

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Mobile Video Editing (ARCHIVE)

Apr 19, 2022 5:00PM—6:00PM

Originally recorded on April 9, 2015 In this webinar… Short, timely video is in high demand at all media companies. Video editing on mobile or on a computer is an important skill for telling good stories. In this 60-minute session, you learn to quickly edit short form news and entertainment videos using iMovie for iOS8…

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Making Digital Audio Part of Your Daily Routine (ARCHIVE)

Apr 19, 2022 5:00PM—6:00PM

Originally recorded on April 19, 2018 In this webinar…: What can reporters and others do to grab audio consistently? And then, putting it all together: What kind of equipment does your newsroom have/need? What analytics should newsrooms be looking at? Megan Rohrbacher of the Portsmouth Herald/Edge Radio discusses how newsrooms can make digital audio a…

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Short and Smart: Mobile Video Storytelling (ARCHIVE)

Apr 17, 2022 5:00PM—6:00PM

Originally recorded on April 17, 2014 In this webinar… Demand for short, timely video is high on all news websites. In this session you will learn how to shoot short videos with a smart phone or tablet. The focus is on 30- to 60-second video that requires no or very minimal editing and can be…

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Build Your Graduation Pages (and more) Automatically Using InDesign (ARCHIVE)

May 06, 2021—May 06, 2022

Originally recorded on May 6, 2021 In This Webinar: There is a well hidden-feature in InDesign called “Data Merge”, this is not new. In fact, PageMaker had it and it has gotten better. No matter what version of InDesign you are using, you can automate certain page building with this amazing feature. Car ads? Yes,…

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Getting Beyond The Buzzword to Engage Your Community PART 2 (ARCHIVE)

Apr 29, 2021 1:00PM—Apr 29, 2022 2:00PM

Originally recorded on April 29, 2021 In this webinar…: Engagement is on every editor’s lips, it’s the journalism buzzword with endless definitions. Engagement isn’t just clicks and likes, sometimes it is relational, creating deeper relationships with readers, building trust between the community and the journalist. Engagement can mean community participation in news, community organizing or…

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Getting Beyond The Buzzword to Engage Your Community PART 1 (ARCHIVE)

Apr 15, 2021 1:00PM—Apr 15, 2022 2:00PM

Originally recorded on April 15, 2021 In this webinar…: Engagement is on every editor’s lips, it’s the journalism buzzword with endless definitions. Engagement isn’t just clicks and likes, sometimes it is relational, creating deeper relationships with readers, building trust between the community and the journalist. Engagement can mean community participation in news, community organizing or…

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