How Social Media has Transformed Journalism [JSB Talks Digital Epsiode 51]
By Joanne Sweeney-Burke
JSB Talks Digital is a weekly digital marketing and social media podcast hosted by author, strategist, consultant, speaker and trainer Joanne Sweeney-Burke. Each Friday Joanne shares her digital marketing and social media insights from her work as CEO of Digital Training Institute. Coming up in the podcast: • It’s all about Facebook in social media news: - I updated my Facebook App and I noticed a second News Feed; - Great news for online educators with units added to Groups; and - Facebook updates its Clickbait algorithm. • I interview Heather Conley, Former US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State and now Senior Vice President and Director of Europe Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington. Heather and I discuss how social media is acting as a filter for politicians from mainstream media. • In shout-outs: a political, policing and a public policy case study of how to amplify news using social media; • Ask JSB – journalists ask me my opinions about social news; • In JSB’s column – How social media has transformed the journalism landscape and why the profession needs to upskill before they are left behind; • Find out what social media tool will make your week if you are monitoring breaking news.