- 20 Oct
Seven mobile apps for creating that quick multimedia extra
In the age of social media, reporters on the scene of a news story face increasing pressure to produce fast, compelling tweets and status updates for their publications.
This creates a challenge: How do you generate content while still reporting?
I found seven mobile apps that can help reporters quickly produce compelling photos, video clips and other visuals that draw readers in — and encourage them to come back for more.
I call this “cotton candy content.” It’s light to produce and easy to distribute and sometimes gives readers a pleasant buzz.