changes in journalism
How do news providers deal with user-generated content? What are current challenges, especially with regards to content ownership and copyright? Deutsche Welle’s Head of Social Media News, Kristin Zeier, tells us about current practices and respective issues.
On 16 July 2015 we attended news:rewired, a one-day conference organised by journalism.co.uk in London. We had the opportunity to present REVEAL and participate in a panel discussion that dealt with sourcing stories on social media. Obviously, verification of eyewitness material played a big role.
How do journalists deal with content from Social Networks? What are respective challenges and requirements? Which solutions are used in the business? To find out, we talked to Simone Stoffers, former journalist of NDR’s extra 3, current Head of Unit at ARD.ZDF Medienakademie.
How do journalists deal with Social Media content? What are respective challenges and requirements? Which solutions are used by journalists and media folks? As part of our interview series we talked to Steffen Leidel of Deutsche Welle Academy to find out.