Media140 Sydney Case Study - Riyaad Minty

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Case study of Al Jazeera's online coverage of the Gaza war. Presented at http://media140.com/sydney

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  • questions relevance
  • exciting time since we need to reach audiences and things are going digital, distribution is changing. for me the best way is to use CC...
  • Most relevant and effective use of Twitter War time reporting
  • trending topic thru out the coflict there was a gap conversations are happening no one is quoting facts / propoganda no dedicated authentic news source present
  • key assets are reporters on the ground
  • not how fast you can open a twitter account
  • 4th most popular page on our website
  • Enter Ushahidi crowd sourcing crisis information - kenyan political unrest riots, south african violence against the foreigners the mashup 2nd Jan 2009 - Day 7
  • Italian NGO organising medical aid, Amenesty Sometone making video game Disinvestment Israel Multimedia Editor of Radio Television Hong Kong Carte Blanche, Rai TV
  • Furthering the “Spirit of Al Jazeera” we’re in the biznes of truth informing public opinion and setting the news agenda
  • Media140 Sydney Case Study - Riyaad Minty

    1. Riyaad Minty ( riyaadm.com) Head of Social Media, Al Jazeera @riy on twitter gtalk: [email_address]
    2. Al Jazeera Network 1. Al Jazeera Arabic 2. Al Jazeera English 3. Al Jazeera Documentary 4. Al Jazeera Sports 5. Al Jazeera Training Center 6. Al Jazeera Research Center Flickr: Mohamed Nanabhay
    3. How do we begin to deal with this?
    4. Relevance
    5. People Trust People Flickr: Thomas Hawk Trust
    6. is.gd bit.ly om.ly post.ly tinyurl.com
    7. A Virtuous Circle Participatory Culture
    8. Operation Cast Lead Case Study
    9. # gaza
    10. http://twitter.com /aymanm
    11. http://twitter.com /sherinet
    12. Views from the ground …
    13. It’s not only about taking - sometimes you have to give a little... @mohamed
    14. “ Micro Reporting ”
    15. Let the news follow you...
    16. 4th most popular page on http://english.aljazeera.net
    17. Crisis Mapping @whiteafrican
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    20. What did people do with our footage? <ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Film Makers </li></ul><ul><li>Music Videos </li></ul><ul><li>Artists </li></ul><ul><li>Video Games </li></ul><ul><li>Teaching </li></ul><ul><li>Activists </li></ul><ul><li>Indy Media </li></ul><ul><li>Public Service Announcements </li></ul><ul><li>Billboards </li></ul><ul><li>School Projects </li></ul><ul><li>Leads </li></ul>Flickr: Anne Helmond
    21. but ...
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    24. even if its only 140 characters at a time.
    25. Questions? Riyaad Minty ( riyaadm.com) Head of Social Media, Al Jazeera @riy on twitter gtalk: [email_address]

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