Social Shares: Reflecting on how journalists cover rape; a new Tumblr record; the startup influence
The ONA Issues Tumblr is your platform to define and explore the pressing issues in digital media and get a better fix on how they impact your work. Here are the top five posts from this week.
- Mallary Tenore reflects on how journalists report on rape after Melinda Henneberger, reporter at the Washington Post, decided to share her experience.
- Another reason media organizations should have a presence on Tumblr: the website recently became one of the top 10 sites in the U.S.
- Anthony De Rosa tells the Future Journalism Project why news organizations should pull talented folks from startups and tech companies.
- Steve Mayes, Director of VII Photo Agency, talks with Wired magazine about the role of journalists and photojournalists in a world full of user-generated content .
- Is reading the news on Facebook more overwhelming than reading it on your cell phone? A new University of Texas study looks at the impact of the medium we choose to consume news on.
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