news tools and apps for journalists

8 Must-See Online Tools and Apps For Journalists and Publishers

Fact: Being a journalist isn’t easy. With the immediacy of the news cycle – and brevity many times being championed over deep reporting – reporters are asked to turn around attention-grabbing, consumable stories faster than ever. Luckily, with the advent of chat apps and other newsroom-centered tools, mobile phones can act as a reporter’s Swiss Army knife to…

Live Tweeting the State of the Union 2016

Live Tweeting The State Of The Union: 12 Tips To Win On Twitter

It was a case of “come for the speech, stay for the spectacle,” at last year’s State of the Union address. From President Barack Obama’s #YesWeTan suit controversy to the “time traveling” energy secretary, there was no shortage of entertainment on Twitter. But with a whopping 2.6 million tweets sent worldwide related to the address,…