Introducing Newsdesk

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To help celebrate the launch of Ebyline’s News Desk custom wire service we wanted some way to visualize the timeline of journalism innovation. The more we researched the histories of the various big news agencies—AP, Reuters, AFP, UPI—the more…

AP Social Media Editor Eric Carvin on Twitter Policies and More

Eric Carvin, social media editor at the AP

During the past year, the AP has made three rounds of sweeping changes to its social media policy that impact AP staff. Ebyline recently had a chance to talk with the AP’s social media editor, Eric Carvin (@EricCarvin), about these…

This Week’s Headlines: New AP Stylebook, NYT Inks Deal with Hulu

This week brought an interesting mix of social media news and more serious headlines out of Syria. A look at the headlines that caught our eyes this week:

The First Pinterest-Enabled Magazine: Plenty of magazines have Pinterest-enabled websites, but with…

This Week’s Headlines: Obama Addresses AP Lunch, Local Online Ads Increasing

With the American Society of Newspaper Editors conference this week, publishing insiders were abuzz with ideas for monetizing news and covering the election. Here are the media and publishing stories on our radar this week:

Nearly 300 US newspapers now charging…

Review: AP StyleGuard

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As I’m typing this blog entry, StyleGuard is suggesting a few corrections. It’s reminding me, for example, that “colored” is a derogatory term (wrong context) and that I should fully spell out “Associated Press” in the first instance of use.…

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