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The death of the homepage is much exaggerated
9 months ago

The death of the homepage is much exaggerated

With a significant portion of the audience arriving at news sites via social media and search, the imminent death of the homepage is a common refrain. One senior digital manager… Continue Reading The death of the homepage is much exaggerated

Journalism and analytics: A starter’s guide
2 years ago

Journalism and analytics: A starter’s guide

The use of analytics is now entrenched in news practice. But do journalists really understand how to utilize them? 

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Grammar guide: Common punctuation errors
3 years ago

Grammar guide: Common punctuation errors

Proper punctuation can make your writing sing. Incorrect punctuation can result in lawsuits and social media mockery.
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A day on the web desk at Global News
4 years ago

A day on the web desk at Global News

In this video produced by students from Sheridan College, find out how stories are pitched, developed, and followed for the online audience of Global News.
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War zones, disasters and pure luck: David Common on international reporting
4 years ago

War zones, disasters and pure luck: David Common on international reporting

In a Sheridan College college lecture, the CBC foreign correspondent explains what it’s really like to report from around the globe.
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Video: How to shoot a streeter
4 years ago

Video: How to shoot a streeter

A lot of people consider a streeter, also called a man on the street (MOS), a waste of airtime. But done properly, it can be a great tool to give your audience a voice and provide context on important issues. So how do you shoot a good streeter? Check out this video tutorial produced at Sheridan College for some important tips.

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Video: Separating fact from fiction online
4 years ago

Video: Separating fact from fiction online

Figuring out what's fact or fiction online is a struggle for anyone, but for a journalist it's an essential skill to be mastered. This TED Talk by Markham Nolan, the managing editor of vocativ.com, is a great resource for journalism students and journalists alike.

 

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