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Twitter Experiments: Indie Games Con, Twitter4Kareem

In Free Kareem, Imwiththepress, Kareem, Twitter, Twitter4Kareem on October 5, 2007 at 9:14 pm

In addition to I’m With the Press, my aggregation of all the mainstream general news Twitter accounts into one (and accompanying survey of the news media’s use of the tool), I’m doing a couple more “Twitter experiments.”

First, next Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, I and some coworkers are going to cover the Indie Games Con via Twitter exclusively. To get up dates, follow the GarageGames account. If you’re attending the IGC and would like to take part, visit GarageBlog for more details.

Also, a month from today, the Committee to Protect Bloggers, along with FreeKareem.org, are sponsoring Twitter4Kareem, a way of memorializing the one-year anniversary of the unjust imprisonment of an Egyptian blogger. If you’d like to take part in this, read the CPB post to find out how.

A Survey on the Use of Twitter by the News Media

In Imwiththepress, Journalism, Social media, Twitter on September 24, 2007 at 6:56 pm

If you are a decision-maker at a news organization that uses the microblogging service Twitter, please take this survey I created for I’m With The Press.

Click Here to take News Media Use of Twitter survey

Please note this is a survey only for representatives of general news organizations. If you run an online-only news site, are a representative of a specialty news organization (sports, tech, business, etc.) or are not a member of a news organization at all, please do not fill out the survey.