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InDesign 101: Introduction to InDesign (ARCHIVE)

Jun 12, 2020 5:00PM—Jun 12, 2022 6:00PM

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Originally recorded on June 12, 2014   In this webinar…: If you’re new to “desktop publishing”, or converting to InDesign from Quark or PageMaker, this class will get you started in the right direction. Reduce the stress and fumbling around by learning where things are, and how InDesign “thinks.” Some of what you’ll learn: •…

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Live Streaming Video and Social Video (ARCHIVED)

Oct 29, 2020 1:00PM—Oct 29, 2022 2:00PM

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Originally recorded on October 29, 2020 In this webinar…: Live streaming video is being used for breaking news, election programming, music and arts programming and more. Mobile apps like Facebook Live, IGTV, Periscope, Livestream and StreamYard make streaming live video easy and accessible. Learn to use the best apps, shoot the best video, get quality…

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Digital Storytelling for the Inept (ARCHIVE)

Nov 19, 2020 1:00PM—Nov 19, 2022 2:00PM

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Originally recorded November 19, 2020 In this webinar…: You’re a good writer but being told to make your story digital-friendly confounds you. Learn a few storytelling tricks the most tech-deficient person can use. Not for high-tech wizards. About the presenter:  Lyle Muller is a long-time Iowa journalist who has worked in newspapers, digital news and…

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Using Good Old Photoshop in New Ways (ARCHIVE)

May 20, 2021 1:00PM—May 20, 2022 2:00PM

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Originally recorded on May 20, 2021 In This Webinar: Old habits die hard. When it come to working faster and getting better results, it’s time to try to break the old production habits and learn new ways. Photoshop has so many improvements that we are often surprised by how to rethink the way we work…

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#NoFilter: How to Effectively Use Instagram for Storytelling (ARCHIVE)

Jun 03, 2021 1:00PM—Jun 03, 2022 2:00PM

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Originally Recorded on June 3, 2021 In This Webinar… Instagram has quickly become a medium to share impactful, visual stories around the world. What began as a friendly photo-sharing app is now the way 1 in 10 Americans first hear about breaking news (Pew, 2020). In this session, we give you some tips and tools…

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Seeing the Whole Community (ARCHIVE)

Nov 11, 2021 1:00PM—Nov 11, 2022 2:00PM

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Originally recorded on November 11, 2021 In this webinar:  Communities, readers and audiences want to see themselves reflected in your local news coverage. Not just through words and stories, but also through the visuals, photos, art and designs in your various print and digital products. Doing so requires you to look, listen and learn. This…

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Reviving Newspapers in Digital News Deserts (ARCHIVE)

Nov 18, 2021 1:00PM—Nov 18, 2022 2:00PM

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Originally recorded on November 18, 2021 In this webinar… The digital landscape is analogous to the Great Plains of 19th century middle America. If you try to build a farm (website) without a clear path to the railroad (Google/Facebook), then there is no practical way of developing a sustainable town (digital business). In this webinar,…

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Build Your Social Media Style Guides (ARCHIVE)

Mar 12, 2022 5:00PM—Mar 12, 2024 6:00PM

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Originally recorded on Thursday, March 12, 2020 In this webinar… A social media style guide creates a consistent voice, look and schedule that helps newsrooms engage audiences while providing journalists with information on how to act, speak and use images on social media. Every Tweet, Facebook or Instagram post should align with your newsgathering and…

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Serving the Growing Mobile Audience – Tips on Responsive Websites and Native App Design (ARCHIVE)

Apr 07, 2022 1:00PM—Apr 07, 2024 2:00PM

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Originally recorded on April 7, 2022 About this webinar:  According to PewResearch.org, 86% of Americans get their news from a digital device. With US mobile traffic reaching an all time high of 61% in 2021, the majority of the online audience for local news is coming from mobile. As a newspaper publisher, it’s never been more…

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Photoshop Tips and Tricks (ARCHIVE)

May 24, 2022 5:00PM—6:00PM

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Originally recorded on May 24, 2018 In this webinar… Most people work WAY too hard at adjusting in Photoshop and there are tools and techniques that make it easy, quick and give you better quality than what you might be getting right now. This isn’t new to CC 2018, either. Nope…these tools have been around…

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