Social media IS engaging in the political process

I have a voice. You have a voice. Everyone using the Internet to connect with people all over the world has a voice. We deserve to be heard. Social media is amplifying that voice, letting us reach people and institutions like never before. Smart companies and individuals have leveraged social media to connect with more …

Journalism needs a down and dirty revolution

A lot of businesses could benefit from the I like to call the down and dirty principles. Down and dirty says you should never make something that your users don’t care about.¬†Down and dirty means focusing on return on investment. It means admitting that we don’t have unlimited time, money or staff resources. Once we …

CICM offering internship to Web savvy students

¬† Are you a student who is Web savvy? Are you looking for an internship that will help your future career in the changing world of journalism? If so, check out Innovation in College Media’s internship opportunity. The Internship has several advantages over traditional media internships. First, it’s sorta paid ($500 stipend), unlike many internships. …