Wednesday, 29 April 2009

[creative-radio] Digest Number 2618

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1. Sub-Saharan Africa
From: George Lessard

2. Knight Citizen News Network (KCNN) Resource list of free multimedia
From: George Lessard

1. Sub-Saharan Africa
Posted by: "George Lessard" themediamentor
Date: Tue Apr 28, 2009 8:51 am ((PDT))

* Sub-Saharan Africa* Fellowship on HIV/AIDS coverage open to experienced
African journalists

Journalists with at least two years of professional experience have until
April 30 to apply for the HIV/AIDS & the Media Project fellowship at the
University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa.
US agricultural journalism fellowship open to African journalists

Accomplished African journalists interested in development have the
opportunity to apply for a journalism fellowship at the Graduate School of
Journalism at the University of California at Berkeley (UC Berkley), in the
US. Deadline: May 21.

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2. Knight Citizen News Network (KCNN) Resource list of free multimedia
Posted by: "George Lessard" themediamentor
Date: Tue Apr 28, 2009 8:57 am ((PDT))

Resource aggregates free multimedia tools for journalists

Journalists interested in building a community news Web site from scratch
can now access a resource put out by the Knight Citizen News Network (KCNN)
that aims to help journalists create a low-cost multimedia site.

The Freebies List Search Engine Optimization &
Simply put, paying attention to your site's metrics and SEO can increase
your traffic.Content Management Systems<>-
Systems used to manage the content of a Web site. Slideshows &
Presentations <>- Put together a
dramatic slideshow or share presentations across the
When text alone won't do. Contains links to audio and video editing
resources as well as interactive templates.
Just how are you supposed to make money with your site?RSS
Organize your favorite links, blogs and news sites.
E-Newsletters<>- Get out
the word fast with a group email.Logo
and Web Design <>- Use these
resources for your logo and other design needs.
'Where?' is best answered by a map.Wikis and
Work together. A wiki is a page or collection of Web pages designed to
enable anyone who accesses it to contribute or modify content. Social
Networking <>- A social network
builds online communities of people with similar interests, backgrounds or
ideas.Government Investigative
The role of journalists is to provide a check on government. These links
will get you started. Phone Services<>-
Speak to anyone, around the world, for
When all other categories won't work.

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