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Quick list of open online journalism jobs

After being inspired by Charles Apple’s list of open journalism jobs, my Sentinel colleague Steve Mullis (soon to be at MPR in Minneapolis) has posted a list of open online journalism jobs with links over at his blog. While some … Continue reading

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Quick list of open journalism positions

If you’re starting a search for a parach …er… another journalism job, drop by the blog of news designer Charles Apple. Apple has taken the time to compile a list of currently open journalism jobs complete with links to the … Continue reading

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Directory of newspaper gossip and insider blogs

With big layoffs occurring at various media companies, I’ve decided to troll the web in search of blogs written by insiders and other watchdogs who post memos and similar items. While Romenesko is arguably the best source out there for … Continue reading

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Tips for working with the non-techy

This newsroom curmudgeon does not care for your overly complex RSS feed explanation. Just give him the nut graf. [Photo by broughtbooks] Web Worker Daily posted a phenomenal list of tips for working with people who don’t have much of … Continue reading

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Getting hitched, light posting

Hey Journalistopians, just wanted to let you all know that posting has been light (and will be for a bit) because yours truly is getting married in about a month. So since the “I can’t order the tuxedos because I’m … Continue reading

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EPpy Award winners announced

The 2008 EPpy Award winners were announced today during the Editor & Publisher/Mediaweek Interactive Media Conference and Trade Show at the Rio in Las Vegas. The EPpys highlight the work of outstanding digital news sites. Full list of winners here.

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Free Spanish-language dictionary of the Internet

Have you been searching the blogosfera for a Spanish-language guide to Internet terminology? Look no further than the Diccionario de Internet [Dictionary of the Internet]. The guide, put together by online marketer Jorge Ontalba, is available as a free PDF … Continue reading

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Webby Award winners announced (with news organization list)

Just announced: 2008’s Webby Award winners! The Webby Awards picks through the best of the Web and grants awards in more categories than you can shake a stick at. I’ve pored through the list and extracted the winners from news-related … Continue reading

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Voting open for the Webby Awards

Have a little time to spend discovering hot Web sites? Sign up to vote in this year’s Webby Awards. With more categories than you can shake a stick tree at (that’d be 119 — oy), you’re bound to discover some … Continue reading

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Getcher angry journalist t-shirts!

I’ve got to give big credit to Kiyoshi Martinez for giving psychological relief to an entire industry. Not only has the AngryJournalist.com gripe board taken off, but now Martinez is selling some of the most hilarious journo shirts ever made. … Continue reading

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Nielsen releases top February sites

Nielsen released its February newspaper site audience ratings on E&P: The hot list: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (up more than 100%), Philly.com (up 77%) and Newsday (up 91%). The downers: The Houston Chronicle (down 18%), and the San Diego Union-Tribune and … Continue reading

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Searching for blogs in español

Journalistopians, I have a small request: I’m looking for interesting blogs about online journalism and/or design written in Spanish, and I could use your help. If you know of any blogs that fit the bill, please drop a comment with … Continue reading

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