Browsing All posts tagged under »Writing/Editing«

Job Bank: Dec. 10, 2011

December 10, 2011

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Every Saturday, Twist will highlight a few open positions in the journalism field (both online and in print) and the social media industry. These positions are found through various job postings sites and/or contributed by our readers. If you have a position you’d like featured in this weekly post, please let us know. We appreciate […]

Forget the Poynter scandal; Romenesko is still a media source

December 5, 2011

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Media hounds probably heard about the fiasco behind the resignation of Jim Romenesko, the man who reports the news on the news, from the Poynter Institute. No matter how you feel about whether Romenesko used fair attribution in his reporting, his site JimRomenesko.com is still a great source for news happening in the media industry. […]

How to make paper.li worthwhile

February 21, 2011

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I’ve been asked to provide my professional opinion about the benefits (if any) of paper.li. As always, I’m happy to oblige. If you aren’t familiar with paper.li, it’s basically an online paper generator that you can sign up for through either your Twitter or Facebook account. The idea is that it’s a way for you […]

Job Bank: Feb. 19, 2011

February 19, 2011

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Every Saturday, Twist will highlight a few open positions in the journalism field (both online and in print) and social media industry. These positions are found through various job postings sites and/or contributed by our readers. If you have a position you’d like featured in this weekly post, please let us know. We appreciate you […]

Job Bank: Feb. 12, 2011

February 12, 2011

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Every Saturday, Twist will highlight a few open positions in the journalism field (both online and in print) and social media industry. These positions are found through various job postings sites and/or contributed by our readers. If you have a position you’d like featured in this weekly post, please let us know. We appreciate you […]

Hard edit vs. soft edit

February 7, 2011

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I’ve been asked via Twitter what the difference is between two editing styles in the journalism world. In a rare explanatory post, I’m happy to oblige. I think the best way to explain the difference between a hard edit and a soft edit is through scenarios. Let’s say you work as a copy editor in […]