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Mark Trahant course on Twitter & Democracy.

Mark Trahant course on Twitter & Democracy.

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Twitterlecture1 Twitterlecture1 Presentation Transcript

  • Twitter Democracy A changing news media in 140 characters
  • Where do you fly? • Introductions -- beyond 140 characters. • Experienced Twitters? • If not, jump into today. • Followers are found by following others. After class, build a network. Follow and be followed. Check profiles, who’s following that person? Click on their followers.
  • Who he? • A non-traditional, traditional journalist. • My career path: • Sho-Ban News (Buffalo Lodge) • Government (tempted again) • Navajo Times & Navajo Times Today
  • • Arizona Republic, Salt Lake Tribune, Moscow Pullman-Daily News, Seattle Times • Seattle P-I and some new media experiments • Virtual Editorial Boards • Podcasting • Newsrimes
  • The hook:
  • Social media wildfire • People called up: “Did you see what Bush said?” • Yes, actually. I asked the question. • YouTube, Colbert, Daily Show and even now it remains a Google favorite
  • Twitter clips • http://twitter.com/NewsRimes4lines
  • Tell me a story. • Four powerful words that begin soon after birth. • Role of journalists as storytelling • How does “disruptive” technology change that?
  • The crisis in news.
  • Disruption of news • Seattle P-I, Rocky Mountain News • Detroit Newspapers • NY Times
  • Era of Wikinomics
  • • 1st Web: Essentially publishing • Web 2.0, collaboration. Technology shift from html to xml. • Demographics role. • Gold Corp challenge.
  • Twitter (and other social media) Mass collaboration as news generators, receivers
  • Tweet do list. • Follow me: @twitprof for class assignments, ideas, posts, attendance and a few experiments. • Post as often as you want, but for class write at least two posts a day. One should be a comment on a news thread. • Make sure you have a bio of some kind on your page.
  • Assignments: Newscheck (every day) Twitter Revolution Part 1 and 2 www.marktrahant.com
  • 2. Getting past ‘zap’ We’ll explore the disruption of storytelling by technology in a historical context
  • • Petroglyphs to Internet
  • Do you wear a watch? • Social media and a changing culture. • How technology changes storytelling.