Building a Twitter Strategy for Your News Organization

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October 15, 2009 Enroll Now

Course Overview

Building a Twitter Strategy for Your News Organization
Originally Broadcast On:
October 15, 2009
Time Estimate:
One hour


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Can't understand all the tweeting about Twitter? This Webinar replay will help you understand how valuable the social networking tool can be for your news organization. You will get tips and advice on developing your own Twitter strategy.

What Will I Learn:

Twitter is more than the latest social networking fad. It's a powerful journalism tool you can use to connect to the community you serve and reach new audiences.

Who Should Take this Course:

This course is for anyone who wants to know what all the fuss is over the 140 characters allowed in every Twitter tweet -- and how to put them to good use in your news organization.

Course Instructor:

Ellyn Angelotti Kamke

Ellyn Kamke is associate corporate counsel on the Raymond James legal team. Prior to Raymond James, Kamke was Poynter's Staff Counsel and Director of Business Development. As in-house counsel and a member of Poynter's senior leadership team, she advised on legal issues and policies and led contract drafting and negotiations. She also played a key role in developing and growing business opportunities for Poynter.

She received her Juris Doctorate from Stetson University College of Law where she was also awarded the Judge Raphael Steindhardt award for character and leadership. Kamke, who is a member of the Florida Bar, practiced law at Rahdert, Steele, Reynolds & Driscoll, P.L. She is on the Board of Trustees for American Stage Theater.

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