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.

Curating the Conversation

948 views

Published on

These are slides

Published in: News & Politics, Technology
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Curating the Conversation

  1. 1. Curating the Conversation<br />Steve Buttry<br />Middletown Press<br />June 10, 2011<br />sbuttry@journalregister.com<br />
  2. 2. Read more about it<br />stevebuttry.wordpress.com (2009 entry on liveblogging tips; will update soon)<br />slideshare.net/stevebuttry<br />@stevebuttry<br />http://zombiejournalism.com/2010/10/10-ways-journalists-can-use-storify/<br />
  3. 3. NPR’s Andy Carvin<br />“I think curation has always been a part of journalism; we just didn't call it that.” – quoted in The Atlantic by Phoebe Connelly<br />
  4. 4. What is curation?<br />Museum curator:<br />Studies topic<br />Chooses relevant content (other sources & museum collection)<br />Authenticates<br />Groups related items<br />Provides context<br />Presents exhibit<br />Journalism curator:<br />Studies topic<br />Chooses relevant content (social media, blogs, staff)<br />Authenticates<br />Groups related items<br />Provides context<br />Presents collected content<br />
  5. 5. Curation tools for journos<br />Google & other search engines<br />Twitter Search (advanced)<br />Other Social media search<br />Storify, Storyful, Chirpstory<br />Blackbird Pie<br />Quote URL<br />
  6. 6. Curation sources<br />Social media (Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, YouTube …)<br />Blogs<br />Staff content (current & archives)<br />Other news media (yes, competition)<br />
  7. 7. Authenticate & attribute<br />Ask: “How do you know that?”<br />Ask careful questions of crowd to help you vet & verify<br />Check links, tweets & information on sources<br />Link to original source<br />Attribute<br />
  8. 8. Read more about it<br />stevebuttry.wordpress.com (2009 entry on liveblogging tips; will update soon)<br />slideshare.net/stevebuttry<br />@stevebuttry<br />http://zombiejournalism.com/2010/10/10-ways-journalists-can-use-storify/<br />

×