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Online Journalism

The purpose of this blog is for a college online journalism class. My name is MaryAnn Fletcher and I’m a Communications and Film and media student at the University of Pikeville located in Pikeville, Kentucky. 





The Necessary Patience For Any Good Story

What kind of introduction will get your attention? Isn’t that a good question…

The essences of storytelling are connectivity, curiosity and wondering how things will end for a certain character or collection of characters. 399 more words

Lessons from WVU's Snapchat Experiment

Tony Dobies (@DOBIEST) is a senior writer and social media manager at West Virginia University in Morgantown, W.Va.

Snapchat, the app everyone thought would disappear soon after its creation, is the newest standout in social media—and has great potential for higher education. 909 more words

Social Media

Syndicating Content

I recently had the pleasure of writing Sharing Your Content Through Syndication with my friend and mentor, Diane Lofgren. It was published on PR News earlier this month. 77 more words

Public Relations

Procrastination for good, not evil

In order to once more prove my procrastination credentials, I’ve spent some time trying to process my emotions when confonted by rejection… in video form. 7 more words

The Clockwork Butterfly

Date a women's issue and other campaign ideas

I bloody love me some digital charity campaigns, particularly if they’re for tackling violence against women and girls. Cos that’s just how I roll. 62 more words

The Ice Bucket Challenge and the Power of Social Media

Whether you love or hate social media you can’t deny if used properly it can be pretty impressive.

Take the ALS ice bucket challenge which began in America for the ALS ( 408 more words