Wish to improve your online journalism?
What if I tell you I have the answer on how to get your information to the world instead of the paper. There is an article I can share with you on how to give national an international news with 10 tools at your fingertips. I am going to list the ten tool one can use on the internet
- Document Cloud- allows you to publishes and manages documents; shares information across newsrooms.
- Tor-allows journalists to communicate securely online by bouncing communications around a network until they can’t be traced back.
- Timeline js- is great for developing graphics skills.
- Scraper wiki-You can write computer code to acquire skills
- Tile Mill/Map Box- help you make maps
- Frontline SMS-it is an international texting application.
- Zeega-mixed media tool.
- Amara- a volunteer translation system.
- Ushahidi- This application was made in Kenya to help deliver live news by using cell phones to “map” just about anything. My brother and I use this application to know who are the new leaders are in our country like president here in America.
- Poderopedia- helps organized collection of people. Visualizes relationships within these power and influence networks.
Let give the Amara a try
. I did the subtitle in Swahili which is not listed in this tool, but you can translate subtitles in any language listed in the selection. I did not finish because this was a test trial I do apologize for this.
I got my information from the article that is in our reading in the class homework assignments