Twitonomy offers detailed, visualized analytics about every aspect of your Twitter account with both free and premium content. Easily browse, search, filter, learn – iterate & repeat.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on June 1, 2013
Topics: Resources, Technology Tags: Analysis, Analytics, Community Engagement, Data, Free Tools, Social Media, Tools, Tweets for Keeps, Twitter
Quick tips on keeping the record straight with U.S. economic data: how to recognize squishy figures, provide direct documentation and offer much more than numbers alone.
Posted by Emily Harris on December 5, 2012
Topics: Blog, Craft Tags: Data, Economy, Fact-Checking, Investigative Reporters and Editors, Politics, Transparency
Find people tweeting about your local stories and beats. TweetCharts lets users compile a comprehensive report based on any hashtag, username, word, phrase, or URL.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on October 25, 2012
Topics: Resources, Technology Tags: Analytics, Data, Social Media, Tactical Tools, Tools, Twitter
Layering a specific need into fact-checking options, Sunlight and IRE join forces, creating this handy way to verify politicians' economic claims. A guide to datasets, including easy explainers.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on October 11, 2012
Topics: Community, Craft, Resources Tags: Data, Fact-Checking, Investigative Reporting, Politics
How to tap into the powerful promise of social listening: Four essential steps and tools to support each that won’t break the bank.
Posted by Jacob Caggiano on June 4, 2012
Topics: Blog, Craft, Technology Tags: Analysis, Analytics, Community Engagement, CRM, Data, Emerging Trends, Free Tools, Metrics, Networks, Online Tools, Social Listening, Twitter
Created by passionate, practicing journalists, this free how-to helps you “combine the traditional ‘nose for news’ and...a compelling story, with the sheer scale and range of digital information.”
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on June 1, 2012
Topics: Craft, Education, Resources, Technology Tags: Data, Data Visualization, Guide
CDI helps publishers and others communicate in a way that takes full advantage of digital. Offering a fundamental rethinking designed to keep “vital information” read and understood.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on May 22, 2012
Topics: Craft, Distribution, Resources, Technology Tags: Access To Information, Data, Digital Journalism, Digital Literacy, Digital Publishing, Research, Technology
Specializing in data “ingestion, analysis and portability,” Bluekai’s free whitepaper on data management platforms helps target content to satisfy your audience and bottom line.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on March 11, 2012
Topics: Community, Technology Tags: Analytics, Analytics Tools, Audience Engagement, BlueKai, Data, Digital Platforms, Metrics, White Papers
Vetting tools and techniques to empower journalists seeking information vital for public interest reporting. Reviews, research and tutorials help you mine the data and come out with a story.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on February 24, 2012
Topics: Craft, Resources, Technology Tags: Community News, Data, Freedom of the Press, Government Accountability, Investigative Journalism, Reporting, Research, Technology, Tools
Collect, aggregate, then visualize on a map and timeline. Crowdmap is free, designed to help you “monitor elections, map crisis information, curate local resources, document a zombie invasion.”
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on January 27, 2012
Topics: Community, Craft, Resources, Technology Tags: Crowdsourcing, Data, Data Visualization, Elections, Mapping, Ushahidi