Are bloggers journalists? This debate continues to simmer as the traditional news-gathering industry undergoes a painful period of rapid evolution.… Read more Are Bloggers Journalists? Are Journalists Bloggers?
The Public Relations Society of America asked me to write a little piece on Brand Journalism for a series they’re doing… Read more Seeking Advice From Journalists who Made the Leap to “Brand Journalism”
Internet startup AllThis drew fire recently after it was discovered (by writers like Rob Beschizza at Boing Boing) that the… Read more AllThis Seeks to Test the Adage “Any Press is Good Press” With Dick Move
The Pew Center Project for Excellence in Journalism recently published a study (“How Mainstream Media Outlets Use Twitter; Content Analysis… Read more The Survival of Newspapers Depends on Embracing Social Media – Pew Study Shows This Isn’t Happening
If Jack O’Dwyer’s journalistic credentials were ever in question before, let all doubt be removed with his recent flurry of… Read more Jack O’Dwyer is Less Woodward & Bernstein, More Statler & Waldorf
People fond of a more traditional, fundamentalist definition of journalism are frequently critical of the idea of citizen journalism. The… Read more A Case Study in the Declining Editorial Filter of the Mainstream Media
Today, Aaron Perlut penned a piece for Forbes magazine titled “The Case of Jack O’Dwyer vs. PRSA” that explores the… Read more Former O’Dwyer Columnist Glosses Over Hacking and Libel in Forbes Column on PRSA Dust-up
The recent departure of longtime local TV anchor Suzanne Geha from WOOD TV 8 has generated a storm of backlash… Read more In Defense of WOOD TV 8 and the Handling of Suzanne Geha’s Departure
I’m going to respectfully disagree with Jim Crawford’s post over at PR Breakfast club (4 Reasons Why Journalists Still Make… Read more Journalists Make the Best Public Relations People? I Didn’t get that Memo.
Recently Twitter facilitated a fascinating discussion of journalism, media, ethics, and social media in Grand Rapids after an article was… Read more #PressDebate Catalyst for Great Discussion on Journalism, Social Media and Ethics