Starting Your Own Site 101: Lessons from Local, Part 5

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Course Overview

Starting Your Own Site 101: Lessons from Local, Part 5
Originally Broadcast On:
October 15, 2018
Time Estimate:
Thirty minutes for the main presentation and questions. Sometimes presenters stay longer to answer questions from participants.

You can enroll in one of these five webinars at $19.95 each or buy the whole training package of five webinars at $60. (This is a $40 discount or two webinars for free!)

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Tired of being at the mercy of corporate owners? You can do your own thing. It's not enough just to have great journalism, though. We'll get tips from people who've done it for people who want to do it.

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These five, half-hour webinars are available individually, at $19.95 each or as a series. Buy the complete training package of five webinars at $60; the $40 discount essentially means two webinars are free.

In This Series:

What Will I Learn:

What questions should you ask? What should you expect? How should you prepare?

Who Should Take this Course:

Entrepreneurs and people ready for something new.

Course Instructor:

Kristen Hare

Kristen Hare is the local innovation reporter at Poynter. She previously worked as a staff writer with the St. Louis Beacon and as a features writer with the St. Joseph News-Press. Before that, Kristen spent two years in Guyana, South America, with the Peace Corps. Her stories have earned national honors, including the Darrell Sifford Memorial Prize in Journalism from the University of Missouri and first place wins from the Society for Features Journalism. Kristen lives outside Tampa, Fla., with her family.

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512MB of RAM (1GB recommended) for Windows 7 or Windows 8
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Adobe® Flash® Player 11.2+

1.83GHz Intel Core™ Duo or faster processor
512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)
Mac OS X 10.7.4, 10.8, 10.9
Mozilla Firefox; Apple Safari; Google Chrome
Adobe Flash Player 11.2+

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