Poynter | 10 ways journalists can use Twitter before, during & after the story ::not just a bulletin board::

  • Get stakeholders to see your story.
  • Start a conversation.
  • Give your audience a behind-the-scenes look at the reporting process.
  • Keep up with sources, find ideas.
  • Find & capture reaction.
  • Find local sources.
  • Dig up the past.
  • Help your audience keep track of an ongoing story.
  • Turn investigations into collaborative storytelling efforts.
  • Build your credibility.
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