Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
 
better stronger faster through  crowdsourcing THE BIONIC JOURNALIST
today’s agenda: what is  crowdsourcing ? crowdsourcing  vs  collaboration how to  tips free online  tools q&a look  for th...
what is  crowdsourcing ? a method for harnessing  specific  information from a large,  diverse  group of people what it’s ...
crowdsourcing  vs   collaboration reporter control community-assisted information-centric narrow focus equal partnership i...
<ul><li>crowdsourcing as  fact-checking </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>crowdsourcing as  research </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>crowdsourcing as  distributed reporting </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>crowdsourcing as  eyewitness </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>crowdsourcing as  collective intelligence </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>crowdsourcing as  revenue stream </li></ul>
 
what  not  to  crowdsource potential criminal activity secret/sensitive documents targets private citizens use your best j...
crowdsourcing  tips make it fun  frame project as larger public service  discrete, straightforward tasks set a reasonable ...
 
assembling a crack reporting unit through  collaboration THE A TEAM
<ul><li>collaboration as  legacy  </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>collaboration as  networking </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>collaboration as  beat blogging </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>collaboration as  watchdog </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>collaboration as  dialogue </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>how to  collaborate </li></ul>put expectations in writing form an editorial A-Team for oversight be prepared to pu...
<ul><li>tools for  crowdsourcing  and  collaboration </li></ul>curation Storify Bundlr WebDoc multi-media CrowdMap Google ...
<ul><li>Let’s  collaborate! </li></ul>wendy norris slideshare.com/wendynorris/newsfeed [email_address] 720-281-9378 @wendy...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Crowdsourcing and collaboration for journalists

1,855 views

Published on

ONA Camp Denver presentation on crowdsourcing and collaboration tips for news organizations.

  • Be the first to comment

Crowdsourcing and collaboration for journalists

  1. 2. better stronger faster through crowdsourcing THE BIONIC JOURNALIST
  2. 3. today’s agenda: what is crowdsourcing ? crowdsourcing vs collaboration how to tips free online tools q&a look for this presentation at: slideshare.com/wendynorris/newsfeed @wendynorris [email_address]
  3. 4. what is crowdsourcing ? a method for harnessing specific information from a large, diverse group of people what it’s not tip line polling / surveys rumor mongering citizen journalism user generated content newsroom job killer
  4. 5. crowdsourcing vs collaboration reporter control community-assisted information-centric narrow focus equal partnership inter-newsroom production-centric broad focus Reputation boost: Both strategies enable you to build deeper, stronger community relationships. there are also some key differences
  5. 6. <ul><li>crowdsourcing as fact-checking </li></ul>
  6. 8. <ul><li>crowdsourcing as research </li></ul>
  7. 10. <ul><li>crowdsourcing as distributed reporting </li></ul>
  8. 12. <ul><li>crowdsourcing as eyewitness </li></ul>
  9. 14. <ul><li>crowdsourcing as collective intelligence </li></ul>
  10. 16. <ul><li>crowdsourcing as revenue stream </li></ul>
  11. 18. what not to crowdsource potential criminal activity secret/sensitive documents targets private citizens use your best judgment fails to meet group size / diversity requirements polarizing topics highly niche subjects micro-target demographics
  12. 19. crowdsourcing tips make it fun frame project as larger public service discrete, straightforward tasks set a reasonable time for task completion overlap tasks for fact checking give immediate feedback encourage retweets/shares/likes post-publication follow up
  13. 21. assembling a crack reporting unit through collaboration THE A TEAM
  14. 22. <ul><li>collaboration as legacy </li></ul>
  15. 24. <ul><li>collaboration as networking </li></ul>
  16. 26. <ul><li>collaboration as beat blogging </li></ul>
  17. 28. <ul><li>collaboration as watchdog </li></ul>
  18. 30. <ul><li>collaboration as dialogue </li></ul>
  19. 32. <ul><li>how to collaborate </li></ul>put expectations in writing form an editorial A-Team for oversight be prepared to pull the plug outline best / worst case scenario set terms for story marketing focus on public good not credit get creative on deadlines / workflows play to your strengths coordinate / share everything online build-in relationship time
  20. 33. <ul><li>tools for crowdsourcing and collaboration </li></ul>curation Storify Bundlr WebDoc multi-media CrowdMap Google Maps Many Eyes Sound Cloud co-working Google Docs Document Cloud DropBox Delicious / Diigo information-gathering Twitter Listorious Facebook Ushahidi Quora Blogs and RSS scraper verifiers Swift River PostRank
  21. 34. <ul><li>Let’s collaborate! </li></ul>wendy norris slideshare.com/wendynorris/newsfeed [email_address] 720-281-9378 @wendynorris

×