Richard Gutjahr who just created a second Twitter account to separate personal posts from media related ones. (I recommend reading the comments, they are very telling!)
While he is going to divide his followers, I might be going the other direction!
The question for me is: Do I really need two (or three?) Twitter accounts? Read more
What is the Message of YouTube? How will it change TV? And what does Marshall McLuhan have to do with that?
I just wrote an essay for a class in culture and media theory at the University of Mainz going into these questions. I’m deliberating what the YouTube Universe will do to classical media, its models of communication and the power relationships involved. And what the “Message” of YouTube really is.
The essay is German, but I’m sure it’ll be even more fun if you google-translate it
On my way to finish my degree – one of the most important prerequisites to actually become a journalist – I’ve finished nearly all my course work. The end of my career as a student is slowly approaching. BUT, there is one big challenge that I still need to master (pun totally intended). After all, I need to deliver a final thesis!
While most people seem to suffer from a lack of ideas, my problem is that I have too many ideas! Read more
The first rule of Journalism is: YOU and your opinion don’t matter crap!
The second rule of Journalism is: YOU and your opinion don’t matter crap!
The third rule of Journalism is: News articles don’t tell a story.
The forth rule of Journalism is: News articles are told from important to unimportant with higher density on the important, more depth on the unimportant issues.
Another Profile for UW TwitterBook! Updated “Questions” section due to very timely repsonse!
This profile was written for the University of Washington Twitter Book according to a Case Study Template.
Monica Guzman is a Journalist and Blogger in Seattle. She writes the BigBlog, a Blog of the Seattle PI, a paper that successfully exists online, after its print version collapsed and was discontinued in 2009. Monica doesn’t do the job, she is the job – so many of her updates seem very personal, yet highly relevant!
I am Paul-Christian Britz aka @pcbritz, an aspiring German journalist with a degree in American Studies, Political Science and Film Studies. I am currently traveling the world and am looking for a journalistic traineeship in 2013.