For journalists, the job market right now is pretty brutal. Students and professionals can get a leg up on their competition, though, if they know how to think a bit more like an entrepreneur and market themselves, making the Web work in their favor.
Learn how build a personal Web site to house your portfolio; be active - and professional - on social media; and pick up some new skills and make some new connections along the way.
Online extras, including step-by-step instructions on building a portfolio site and a list of journalists to follow on Twitter, are available at http://www.emilyingram.com/how-to-market-yourself-on-the-web-online-extras
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