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Media Insider: NBC and Facebook Create Olympic Social Command Center, Inside the NYT Snapchat Team, and How to Create Instagram Stories

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. NBC and Facebook Link for Olympics ‘Social Command Center’ (Digiday) Facebook has sent a team to Rio de Janeiro to help NBC take social command of the Olympics. Digiday reports the partnership between the companies means Olympics-related content will be…

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Media Insider: The Digital Wasteland, Instagram Analytics for Business, HuffPost’s Longform Content

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Wolff: Why Digital is the New Wasteland (USA Today) One of the founders of The Verge, Joshua Topolsky, recently wrote a “vitriolic manifesto about web content,” says USA Today’s Michael Wolff. Topolsky says it stinks, Wolff says. It’s something…

10 Instagram Tips for Bloggers

Many bloggers fail to recognize the potential of Instagram. Instagram can greatly enhance your blog in a number of ways, from networking to directing traffic. Out of all the social media platforms out there, Instagram is by far my favorite. Why? Mostly because it can turn any topic into an interesting story — you just…