The Online Journalism Handbook: Skills to Survive and Thrive in the Digital Age

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Routledge #ad - The new edition is thoroughly revised and updated, live video, university of london, with an introduction to coding for journalists;advice on the journalistic uses of vertical video, featuring: a significantly expanded section on the history of online journalism business models;a new focus on the shift to mobile-first methods of consumption and production;a brand new chapter on online media law written by Professor Tim Crook of Goldsmiths, UK; a redeveloped section on interactivity, 360 and VR.

The online journalism handbook is a guide for all journalism students and professional journalists, as well as being of key interest to digital media practitioners. The online journalism handbook has established itself globally as the leading guide to the fast-moving world of digital journalism, showcasing the multiple possibilities for researching, writing and storytelling offered to journalists through new technologies.

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Mobile and Social Media Journalism: A Practical Guide

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CQ Press #ad - A practical guide for multimedia journalismmobile and Social Media Journalism is the go-to guide for understanding how today's journalists and news organizations use mobile and social media to gather news, distribute content, and create audience engagement. The book addresses a changing media landscape by emphasizing the application of the core values of journalism--such as authentication, verification, and credibility--to emerging media tools and strategies.

Key features  checklists are incorporated throughout the book as practical tools for students to apply the chapter content and build his or her professional social media brand. The checklists are classroom tested and some encourage students to tweet the author directly or discuss questions as a class.

Practical activities in every chapter provide students with hands-on experience to immediately practice what they are learning and build a portfolio of work that will help kick start his or her career. From the newsroom features a variety of perspectives and insights from well-known journalists in the field such as David Muir, and Hallie Jackson, anchor of ABC World News Tonight, NBC News White House Correspondent.

Mobile and Social Media Journalism: A Practical Guide #ad - Additional coverage on the public's active role in the news production processshows students how to locate credible content from social media to enhance reporting, and at the same time, identify misleading and unbalanced content. Tips for developing a digital-first story pitch and increasing social media optimization offer students strategies for creating a plan to use mobile devices and social media while covering stories.

Step-by-step instructions on the use of analytics platforms make it easy for students to monitor and analyze the effectiveness of journalists' and news organizations' social media activity. Twitter handles are listed for every journalist and news outlet mentioned in the book, empowering students to interact with the media directly.

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Data Literacy: A User's Guide

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SAGE Publications, Inc #ad - In data literacy: a user's guide, david herzog, a journalist with a decade of experience using data analysis to transform information into captivating storytelling, introduces students and professionals to the fundamentals of data literacy, a key skill in today’s world. A practical, skill-based introduction to data analysis and literacy  We are swimming in a world of data, and this handy guide will keep you afloat while you learn to make sense of it all.

A concluding chapter introduces more sophisticated data analysis methods and tools including database managers such as Microsoft Access and MySQL and standalone statistical programs such as SPSS, SAS and R.  . Extensively illustrated, reference will help readers identify, step-by-step instructions within a concise, obtain, yet comprehensive, evaluate, clean, analyze and visualize data.

Data Literacy: A User's Guide #ad - Assuming the reader has no advanced knowledge of data analysis or statistics, this book shows how to create insight from publicly-available data through exercises using simple Excel functions.

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Writing and Reporting News: A Coaching Method

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Cengage Learning #ad - Integrating new trends in the convergence of print, broadcast, and online media, WRITING AND REPORTING NEWS equips you with the fundamental skills you need for media careers now-and in the future. Important notice: media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

An entire chapter is devoted to media ethics, while ethical dilemmas in each chapter give you practice working through ethical issues before you face them on the job. Offering the most up-to-date coverage available, the Eighth Edition fully integrates multimedia content into the chapters-reflecting the way the news world actually operates.

Writing and Reporting News: A Coaching Method #ad - . Full-color photographs and a strong storytelling approach keep you captivated throughout the book. It also includes an all-new book glossary featuring many of the newer terms used in Journalism. Pulling examples straight from recent headlines, writing and reporting news: a coaching METHOD, 8e uses tips and techniques from revered writing coaches and award-winning journalists to help you develop the writing and reporting skills you need to succeed in the changing world of journalism.

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All That You Leave Behind: A Memoir

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Ballantine Books #ad - David would have had it no other way. Ta-nehisi coates, bestselling author of between the world and me named one of the best books of the year BY GLAMOUR AND MARIE CLAIRE Dad: What will set you apart is not talent but will and a certain kind of humility. I am a Carr. It is a window into love, with all of its fierceness and frustrations.

Thank you, Erin, for this beautiful book. Now i am going to steal all of your father’s remarkable advice and tell my kids I thought of it. Judd Apatow. Through this lens, existential crises, Erin comes to understand her own workplace missteps, and relationship fails. A celebrated journalist, and recovering addict, bestselling author The Night of the Gun, David Carr was in the prime of his career when he suffered a fatal collapse in the newsroom of The New York Times in 2015.

What started as an exercise in grief quickly grew into an active investigation: did her father’s writings contain the answers to the question of how to move forward in life and work without her biggest champion by her side? How could she fill the space left behind by a man who had come to embody journalistic integrity, and hard reporting, rigor, whose mentorship meant everything not just to her but to the many who served alongside him? All That You Leave Behind is a poignant coming-of-age story that offers a raw and honest glimpse into the multilayered relationship between a daughter and a father.

All That You Leave Behind: A Memoir #ad - This unique combination of erin lee carr’s earnest prose and her father’s meaningful words offers a compelling read that shows us what it means to be vulnerable and lost, supported and found. Shattered by his death, began combing through the entirety of their shared correspondence—1, at age twenty-seven an up-and-coming documentary filmmaker, his daughter Erin Lee Carr, 936 items in total—in search of comfort and support.

A willingness to let the world show you things that you play back as you grow as an artist.

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Beneath a Ruthless Sun: A True Story of Violence, Race, and Justice Lost and Found

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Riverhead Books #ad - She claims a "husky negro" did it, the infamous racist Willis McCall, and the sheriff, does not hesitate to round up a herd of suspects. Who was protecting whom, or what? She pursues the story for years, hitting dead ends, chasing down leads, winning unlikely allies. A fascinating examination of an injustice story all too familiar and still largely ignored, an engaging and essential read.

Bryan stevenson, author of just mercyfrom the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller Devil in the Grove, the gripping true story of a small town with a big secret. In december 1957, the wife of a Florida citrus baron is raped in her home while her husband is away. But within days, a gentle, McCall turns his sights on Jesse Daniels, mentally impaired white nineteen-year-old.

Named a best book of the year by npr and the washington post"compelling, insightful and important, Beneath a Ruthless Sun exposes the corruption of racial bigotry and animus that shadows a community, a state and a nation. Soon jesse is railroaded up to the state hospital for the insane, and locked away without trial.

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But crusading journalist Mabel Norris Reese cannot stop fretting over the case and its baffling outcome.

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The Elements of Journalism, Revised and Updated 3rd Edition: What Newspeople Should Know and the Public Should Expect

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Three Rivers Press #ad - The book should become essential reading for journalism professionals and students and for the citizens they aim to serve. Carl sessions stepp, american Journalism Review“If you think journalists have no idea what you want. Together why media audiences have fled and why new technology and megacorporate ownership are putting good journalism at risk.

Rasmi simhan, boston globe“kovach and Rosenstiel’s essays on each element are concise gems, filled with insights worthy of becoming axiomatic. Here is a book that agrees with you. The book that every citizen and journalist Should Read“What this book does better than any single book on media history, ethics, or practice is weave.

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Communications Law: Liberties, Restraints, and the Modern Media Wadsworth Series in Mass Communication and Journalism

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Cengage Learning #ad - The author's interesting, hypothetical exercises have been a favorite among both professors and students. As in previous editions, the Sixth Edition includes a thorough update of cases and information to keep the text current. Important notice: media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The new edition of communications law: liberties, and the modern media continues with the reviewer-praised readability, coverage of core topics, RESTRAINTS, and currency that have been its consistent strengths.

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Broadcast News Writing, Reporting, and Producing

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Routledge #ad - It identifies the key concepts and terms readers need to know in the news gathering and dissemination process, and provides practical, real-world advice for operating in the modern day newsroom. New to the seventh edition are profiles of working journalists who give readers a glimpse into the working life of modern reporters, producers, and directors.

A new chapter on portfolio development will assist readers in developing the skills to advance in their careers. Additional features include:key words at the start of every chapter, including how to arrange lighting structures, which readers can apply to a chapter’s themes;A companion website featuring video tutorials of necessary skills for journalists, which allows readers to review the chapter’s main points; "Text Your Knowledge", identifying important terms and definitions;End of chapter summaries, which helps readers quiz themselves on important concepts;Chapter-by-chapter exercises, how to hold a microphone, and how to properly conduct an interview.

Broadcast News Writing, Reporting, and Producing #ad - The text has also been updated to reflect new industry standards in modes of information gathering and delivery, writing style, and technology. Broadcast news writing, and producing, Reporting,  7th Edition is the leading book covering all aspects of writing and reporting the news. This new edition also covers important aspects of the use of social media, drone journalism, and digital technology.

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The Night of the Gun: A reporter investigates the darkest story of his life. His own.

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Simon & Schuster #ad - The instant new york times bestseller now in trade paperback: a “compelling tale of drug abuse, and, despair, finally, hope” Chicago Sun-Times. Critical and commercial phenomenon: The Night of the Gun hit bestseller lists thanks to a national tour and rave reviews from every major newspaper in the country.

Imagine james frey’s a million little pieces on a dose of truth serum, and you get David Carr’s remarkable and immensely readable memoir, suffuse it with some cynical humor and a good handful of self-depreca- tion, ” wrote the New York Post. People magazine gave it three stars, saying “The Night of the Gun is an odyssey you’ll find hard to forget.

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