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Building a Journalist-Friendly Online Newsroom with WordPress

Sallie Goetsch
September 17, 2017

Building a Journalist-Friendly Online Newsroom with WordPress

WordCamp Sacramento 2017 presentation by Sallie Goetsch, explaining what journalists want from an online newsroom and how to build one with WordPress.

Sallie Goetsch

September 17, 2017

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    attention •How to do media monitoring •Detailed code examples
  2. •Search •PR Contacts •News Releases •Email Alerts •Photos •Breaking News

    •Crisis Comms •Company Info •Interview Info •Executive Bios •Events •Product Info •Financial Info •Social Links September 17, 2017 www.wpfangirl.com
  3. 1. Reachable Contacts 2. Thorough Company Description 3. High-resolution Image

    Gallery 4. Videos 5. Embed Codes September 17, 2017 www.wpfangirl.com
  4. 6. Infographics 7. Mobile-Friendly 8. Blog Posts & News Stories

    9. Expert Profiles 10.Streamlined Social Sharing 11.Click-to-tweet September 17, 2017 www.wpfangirl.com
  5. •Software learning curve •Hosted elsewhere •Too expensive for individuals, small

    businesses & non-profits September 17, 2017 www.wpfangirl.com
  6. •RSS Post Importer •WP RSS Aggregator •Feed WordPress •WP eMatico

    •CyberSyn September 17, 2017 www.wpfangirl.com