Reporting From the Online News Association Conference
Written by Ryan Thornburg September 10, 2008 8:47 pm EDT No comments
Tomorrow morning I’m headed to the ONA conference in Washington, D.C. I will blog and Twitter on occasion as news warrants and technology allows.
Also, on Friday at 2:30 p.m. I will be moderating a panel about the possibilities and challenges of newsroom-classroom partnerships.
Full coverage of the conference is here. UNC-Chapel Hill junior Alex Kowalski is one of the student journalists staffing the event.Learn More
Online News Writing & Editing
Written by Ryan Thornburg May 10, 2008 9:46 pm EDT No comments
Last week, I gave a presentation at the N.C. Press Association’s Newspaper Academy at the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
- MP3 of Presentation (1:12, 16.5 MB)
- One Pager: Reporting for Online (PDF)
- One Pager: Writing a Blog That Isn’t Blah (PDF)
- One Pager: Search Engine Optimization (PDF)
What I'm reading
- Writing from Video Exercise
These video writing and editing exercises are from the 4th Edition of the Broadcast News Handbook by Charlie Tuggle, Forrest Carr and Suzanne Hoffman.
- News Corp. Donation Clouds Fox Coverage of Prop. 24 - NYTimes.com
- How to Count Items in a Filtered List in Excel
- Relational Databases - Example - Martin Baker
- MySQL :: MySQL 5.0 Reference Manual :: 10 Data Types