Tag: minnpost

by Elia Powers

Slate’s avid supporters are used to schmoozing with each other at happy hours before live podcast tapings or while in line waiting for seats near the stage. Because listeners so vastly outnumber podcasters at these events, face time with the hosts can be fleeting – a quick introduction made over drinks, a brief question posed […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Like newspapers, Facebook determines who gets included editorially and who needs to buy ads (Mathew Ingram / GigaOm) 2. In praise of the almost-journalists (Dan Gillmor / Slate) 3. Jawbone snaps up Playground.fm (Alexia Tsotsis / TechCrunch) 4. Voice of San Diego and MinnPost are building out their membership models (Joseph Lichterman / Nieman […] more »

by Mark Glaser

From time to time, I’ll give an overview of one broad MediaShift topic, annotated with online resources and plenty of tips. The idea is to help you understand the topic, learn the jargon, and take action. I’ve already covered Twitter, citizen journalism, alternative models for newspapers and other topics. This week I’ll look at the […] more »