Posted in Education, Innovation, journalism, multimedia journalist

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!!

Posted in Conferences & Conventions, Education, Innovation, journalism, multimedia journalist, News, Social Media

Friday Fast Five – Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

1. Covering Health – Simple Tools For Spicing Up Your Stories With Multimedia

2. PR Daily22 image-editing tools to make your pictures pop

3. Mashable – 40+ Digital Resources That You May Have Missed

4. Bill Moyers – Five Great Online Tools for Mining Public Records

5. Kikolani – How To Write A Killer Headline and Make Your Post Shine

Posted in Education, journalism, multimedia journalist, Social Media, Technology

Friday Fast Five: Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

1. SHIFT DigitalThe Ultimate LinkedIn Profile Cheat Sheet

2. iMedia Connection6 Trends That Will Shape Digital in 2013

3. PBS MediaShiftMeograph: The Future of Storytelling is 4D (with context)

4. PR Daily20 Content Ideas Readers Love

5. Mashable40 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed

Posted in Education, journalism, multimedia journalist, Social Media, Technology

Friday Fast Five: Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

1. SlideShareHow to Share Your Digital Stories

2. Dukeo30 Ways to Make Blogging Easier

3. iMedia Connection10 Ways to Promote Your Brand on LinkedIn

4. QKPix7 Essential Items For Your Camera Bag

5. Gizmodo 10 Photoshop Alternatives That Are Totally Free

Posted in journalism, Social Media

Friday Fast Five: Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

1. All Things DTop Five Social Media Predictions for 2013

2. Open Forum4 Socialcam Tricks for Your Small Business

3. GizmodoHow to Get the Most Out of Google Chrome

4. Mediabistro5 iPad Apps Journalists Should Try For Interviews

5. PBS MediaShift15 Must-Haves Collaboration Tools for Journalists

Posted in Social Media, Technology

Friday Fast Five – Your Guide To New Media

By Ameena Rasheed, NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force intern

Editor’s note: Join NABJ DJTF Secretary Kiratiana Freelon for a TweetChat — 10 Things You Can Do To Improve Your Digital Skills in 2013 — on Tuesday, Jan. 15 at 8:00 p.m. Eastern time.  She will offer up 10 ideas, including resource links.  Participants are also free to offer up their own resources.  The hashtag is #DJTFChat.  We will create a Storify of the event for those who can’t make it live.

1. Inbound Marketing25 Social Media Tips for Twitter in 2013

2. SocialBriteStorytelling tips from the experts at Pixar

3. Blogging Tips6 Social Media Tools To Look Forward To In 2013

4. American Society of Journalists and AuthorsLegal Danger for Bloggers: Two Misconceptions,  Three Resources, One Suggestion

5. Mashable5 Better Ways to Network on Twitter and LinkedIn