A blog at one with social media: The Huffington Post’s use of Twitter

Founded in May 2005 by Arianna Huffington, The Huffington Post is a news blog, which features varied content including entertainment, politics, business, culture, technology, and much much more. In 2009, the website came second in Time’s 25 Best Blogs of that year, and is currently eBiz’s number one Most Popular Political Website with an estimated 54 million unique visitors every […]

The Future of Journalism

James Curran wrote an article entitled The Future of Journalism in 2010. In it, he laid out various different viewpoints of where journalism stands today and where it is headed. The predictions outlined varied from an apparent growing ‘crisis of journalism’, online journalism improving old-media journalism, and ‘pro-am’ (professional-amateur) partnerships. In this post, I am […]