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#nutip If you're publishing content from your community alongside staff-produced work, always clearly label which is which.

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If you're publishing content from your community alongside staff-produced work, always be sure to clearly label which is which.
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646

#nutip Use bullets, subheads, lists, etc., to guide web and mobile readers to most important info in stories.

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Make it as easy as possible for your web and mobile readers to find the most important information in your story. Use such tools as bullets, subheads and numbered lists.
Tip Number:
538

#nutip Writing for mobile/web? Anticipate readers' questions readers and tell them what they want to know.

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Anticipate questions that readers might have when you are writing for the web. Become an advocate for them and tell them what they want to know.
Tip Number:
529

#nutip Key selling point for webpages: fewer stories and stronger visual elements.

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A key selling point for webpages: Put fewer stories on a page and include stronger visual elements.
Tip Number:
515

#nutip To draw online readers using SEO, try conversational keywords with a little attitude.

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Search engine optimization builds audience. Use conversational keywords with a little attitude to draw people to your site.
Tip Number:
510

#nutip If you back into a story on the web or mobile with an anecdotal lead, readers may abandon you.

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Anecdotal leads work on the web and mobile devices only if they are done really well. If you use them to back into a story, readers will abandon you.
Tip Number:
507

It's Video Week at Poynter NewsU: Getting Ready for Video Storytelling Online Workshop

7:27 PM Oct. 05, 2011 — by Howard Finberg

On Saturday, Oct. 15, NPPA/NPPF teams us with Poynter NewsU for our third all-day video workshop, Video Storytelling with the Pros. It’s a Webinar. It’s a Webinar with a studio audience. It’s great teaching from four great teachers:

#nutip Advertisers should get 20,000 views/month; if your site gets 100,000, 3-5 advertisers can share ad space.

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Each advertiser should expect to get 20,000 to 30,000 page views per month; if your site gets 100,000 hits a month, three to five advertisers can share the same ad space
Tip Number:
465

#nutip Do more than post pet photos to engage your online community. Have conversations about the journalism.

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Engaging the community in real and meaningful ways on your website doesn’t mean posting pet photos; it means having conversations that improve the journalism you’re trying to produce.
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459

#nutip To build online community, link to relevant community sites and blogs. They make your journalism better.

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Build your online community network by linking to relevant community sites and blogs. They make your journalism better, and you give them a wider audience.
Tip Number:
449
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