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Why video needs to be part of your communications strategy

Right off I want to say I am thinking particularly about charities and community groups using social media, but of course it could apply to almost any organisation.  [I should also add that I train charities and community groups to use video, so this is a special interest of mine.]

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By the people, for the people, and it’s not citizen journalism

Steve Yelvington on another subdivision of “journalism” brought about by the impact of social media. To citizen journalism now add people’s journalism.

Citizen journalism initiative launches

Newsnet, a new initiative from Media Trust to encourage and develop citizen journalism as a means of community building launched at the end of January. The project seeks to occupy the space between hyperlocal news websites and enabling communities to use media for social action on their own terms. Watch video …

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