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Wednesday, August 14, 2013

DFM chat on death, social media and journalism

Journalists, members of Digital First Media and pretty much everyone else who wants to - are going to be taking part on the weekly Twitter chat at noon, Eastern Time.
Today we're talking about how to deal with sensitive issues on social media: Should journalists tweet from funerals and public memorials? How do you approach potential witnesses and victims who have been shaken by a news event? How do you deal with public Facebook photos from victims?
The live feed is posted below. You can also check out past chats over here
If you want to chime in, post a comment in the container or a tweet with the hashtag "#dfmchat" so it can automatically appear below.

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