Tag Archives: ONA Student Newsroom

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Q and A with Liz Heron on Her Share-worthy Strategies

Follow social media news? You have probably read an update from Liz Heron, director of social media and engagement at The Wall Street Journal. She has a Twitter following of…

What’s Trending at #ONA12: Saturday Edition

This is the Saturday edition of trend-spotting at ONA12. The day’s events focused more on learning new skills as well as reinforcing the basics.

Confession Sessions: What has been your biggest mistake in journalism so far?

A popular stop at the ONA 12 Conference is the student newsroom confessional booth, where attendees share their thoughts on their biggest mistakes in journalism so far.   See our…

Drones: Journalists With Flying Robots

Drones. The word brings to mind roving military machines that rain down hellfire. (Or it brings to mind their online parodies.) However, they have potential for civilian use, especially in…

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The Meaning of Metrics: Measuring a Story’s Impact

News outlets have more ways of tracking an audience than ever before, but measuring a story’s impact beyond the page view can be challenging. “The idea of metrics themselves are…

ONA12 Conference Opens to Picket Signs

On Friday more than three dozen protesters gathered outside the Hyatt Regency hotel to demand that the hotel giant change its policies on union rights. They sang and chanted in…