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Friday Fast Five: Your Guide To New Media, All About Blogging

For me, 2014 is the year I plan on taking my blog, AviationQueen.com, to the next level.  Whether you are a blogging veteran or newbie, below are five great tips for making your blog better.

  1. Blogging Tips – Top 10 New Year Resolutions That’ll Make Blogging More Fruitful in 2014
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  3. Blogging Tips – Use Added Elements to Instantly Improve Your Blog Post
  4. Blogging Tips – Top WordPress Resource Blogs
  5. SocialBrite – 9 time-saving tips to write more blog posts

Benét J. Wilson serves on the board of the Online News Association. She is the immediate past chair of the NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force and is the social media/eNewsletters editor for the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association.  She is also a freelance aviation journalist and blogger.

 

Friday Fast Five – Your Guide to New Media

By Benét J. Wilson, immediate past chair, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force & social media/eNewsletters editor, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Editor’s note: the new NABJ Print Task Force needs your help. First, we ask that you join our new listserv, here. Activities will include: print job postings, new hires, training opportunities, freelance positions, town hall meetings, webinars, advocacy opportunities and local, regional and national program planning outreach. Second, please take our quick 10-question Print Member Survey.  Your feedback will allow  NABJ to better address your concerns and establish your priorities.The deadline to submit your feedback is Thursday, Sept. 12.

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  5. Blogging TipsTop Blogging Platforms on the Internet

 

Friday Fast Five – Your Guide to New Media

By Benét J. Wilson, immediate past chair, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force & social media/eNewsletters editor, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

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Friday Fast Five – Your Guide to New Media

By Benét J. Wilson, immediate past chair, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force & social media/eNewsletters editor, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

  1. Mashable – Anyone Can Be Found on Social Media in 12 Hours
  2.  Poynter – 10 digital tools journalists can use to improve their reporting, storytelling
  3. Bloggers Passion – 5 Viral Content Ideas For Your Blogging Success
  4. Lifehacker – 8 Extensions That Make Google Drive More Powerful Than Dropbox
  5. Knight Digital Media Center5 ways to use Slideshare to engage communities, build traffic

Friday Fast Five – Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

1. 435digital – SEO Tools for Beginners

2. Poynter How journalists can develop mobile video skills 

3. Poynter – How news can compete with cat videos: 6 lessons for multimedia journalists

4. ProBlogger 11 Ways to Prepare for Your Blog Theme Upgrade

5. PR Daily 30 ways to promote your next blog post

Editor’s note: the Digital Journalism Task Force is working on programming that will take us right to the annual convention. To that end, we’d appreciate it if you could take this quick 5-question survey to let us know what you want. Thanks!!

Friday Fast Five – Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

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5. PR Daily30 ways to promote your next blog post

Friday Fast Five – Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

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Friday Fast Five: Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

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Friday Fast Five: Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

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Friday Fast Five: Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

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