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How to tell one networking site from the others

Blogger Mary Ward offers a breakdown of seven  networking sites for journalists. Mary: Without the abundance of social networking sites available, many sites are staking their claim by catering [...]

The Beauty of Detail

I started reading Scott Gold’s Los Angeles Times story on Nov. 26 and was ready to find a reason to go somewhere else. I’d read stories like this; I’d reported this: The rebirth of a [...]


About The Book

“This is the best book on newswriting I’ve ever read.” “The three major strengths are a wonderfully conversational and at times irreverent writing style, a truly fresh angle on [...]

About Bob

Writing for print vs. blogging

Julia Scott is a reporter turned blogger who adapted her print skills> for the web. She currently writes a savvy-spending blog called I asked her to describe the transition. Read [...]