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Media Insider: Al Jazeera’s Lessons From Snapchat, Bing Launches PubHub, and No Text for Future Facebook?

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Bing News Launches PubHub (Search Engine Land) Bing has launched a new portal named Bing News PubHub, where “publishers can submit their news sites to Bing for consideration of inclusion in Bing News,” reports Search Engine Land. Bing will…

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Media Insider: Pinterest Plots World Domination, Snapchat Daily Video Views Hit 10 Billion, Bloomberg Explores Robot Journalism

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Pinterest’s Plans for World Domination (Business Insider) For a long time, the majority of Pinterest’s users were in the United States. Now, with just over half of its 100 million-plus monthly active users being international, Pinterest recently announced some…

How to Use Facebook as a Reporting Tool in 5 Steps

Facebook recently made changes that could alter the way people consume news, driving a lot of think-piece fodder about the implications it has on journalism. But it’s possible the social media tool’s latest iterations could, in fact, help journalists. With roughly a fifth of the world logging on every month, a reporter potentially could increase their rolodex of sources…

FB Newswire, A New Tool for Journalists

Facebook announced Thursday the launch of FB Newswire, a service intended for journalists but open to anyone. Through a partnership with Storyful, “FB Newswire aggregates newsworthy content shared publicly on Facebook by individuals and organizations across the world for journalists to use in their reporting,” explains Andy Mitchell, Facebook’s director of news and global media partnerships.…