Webinar: Twitter for Journalists

With over 328 million active users and over 500 million tweets published each day, Twitter has become a critical business tool. Yet many individuals and businesses still struggle to find ways to integrate Twitter into their marketing strategy. If you’re wondering whether you’re getting the most out of Twitter, register for our upcoming webinar with […]

Posted on September 7, 2017 at 9:00 am by editor · LEAVE A COMMENT · Tagged with: , , ,

Vine as a tool for journalists

There’s been a lot of excitement this week about Twitter’s brand new micro-video app, Vine. Although much of the buzz so far has been about Vine’s seedier side, there’s also been some discussion about its usefulness to journalists. A social app that allows users to film looping six-second videos and post them to Twitter, Vine gives journalists an […]

Posted on January 30, 2013 at 9:00 am by Rachel · LEAVE A COMMENT · Tagged with: , , ,

Seeking part-time editor for Story Board

The Canadian Media Guild is seeking a part-time editor for Story Board, a blog that creates an online space for media freelancers in Canada. The editor will be engaged to work an average of about 10 hours per week developing original copy for blog entries, covering industry news and events, seeking and editing submissions from […]

Posted on May 28, 2012 at 8:35 pm by editor · LEAVE A COMMENT · Tagged with: , , , ,

Is Google+ for you?

Google+ is still very new, but it’s a big deal in the online world right now, especially amongst journalists. Some people are saying it’s the fastest-growing social network ever and it poses a threat to both Facebook and Twitter. On Mashable.com, you can read about five ways journalists are using Google+, namely: Talking about Google+ […]

Posted on July 18, 2011 at 11:27 am by editor · LEAVE A COMMENT · Tagged with: , , , ,

Reactions to the Nagata Saga, Storified

[View the story “Canadian Journalists React to Kai Nagata’s Manifesto” on Storify]

Posted on July 14, 2011 at 12:19 pm by editor · One Comment · Tagged with: , , , , , ,

Sun News Network: the Right stuff

Yesterday, some unsuspecting late-afternoon channel surfers were likely puzzled by the sudden appearance of the Sun News Network on their screens. It sprang into action at 5 p.m. (after a half-hour preview), just in time to greet 9-to-5ers, still angry from their long commutes home and primed for the pundits’ right-leaning rants. The long-term ratings […]

Posted on April 19, 2011 at 10:07 am by editor · LEAVE A COMMENT · Tagged with: , ,