The Washington Post

The Washington Post (WP) is an American daily newspaper. It is the most widely circulated newspaper published in Washington, D.C., and was founded in 1877, making it the area's oldest extant newspaper.Located in the capital city of the United States, the newspaper has a particular emphasis on national politics. Daily editions are printed for the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. The newspaper is published as a broadsheet, with photographs printed both in color and in black and white. In 2008, Marcus Brauchli replaced long-time executive editor Leonard Downie, Jr., serving publisher Katharine Weymouth.
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    • Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide

      Facebook’s efforts to bolster its relationships with media and news organizations and journalists continued with Wednesday’s introduction of the Facebook Journalism Project. Director of product Fidji Simo introduced Facebook Journalism Project in a Newsroom post, saying that the initiative has three objectives: collaborative development of news products for the social netwo ...

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  • News Outlets to Livestream Inauguration via YouTube

    … Featured Jobs Social Media Strategist Oceana Washington, D.C. Audience Development Manager LADDERS New York City, New York Zeppelin Hall Beer Garden Social Media Strategist Grand Street Property Management Downtown Jersey City Digital Marketing Manager Peanut Butter & Co. New York City, New York (US) Art Director Sounds True Louisville…

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  • Could Social Media Drive Turnout of Young Voters?

    … last week, Twitter partnered with Pew Research Center and Google in an effort to disseminate information about polling place locations and ballots. YouTube partnered with its Creators to build a campaign urging users to register to vote, and it also livestreamed the presidential debates on behalf of PBS, Telemundo and The Washington Post, among…

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  • How the Election Started a Fact-Checking Content Boom

    … have said a day earlier that might come up in the debate. Does fact-checking content lend itself to other social media outlets? Michelle Ye Hee Lee at the Washington Post has been using Snapchat, but we haven’t yet. I personally like Snapchat and find it kooky and fun, but we haven’t explored it as much as we could. We’re limited by the fact our…

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  • Facebook Eyes Internet.org Free Basics Launch in U.S. (Report)

    … Facebook’s Internet.org has brought its Free Basics application with free Internet services to underdeveloped countries worldwide, and now it may be coming to the most developed country. Brian Fung of The Washington Post reported that the social network has been in discussions with government officials and wireless carriers to bring Free…

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  • 12 companies hit with a Google manual penalty

    … and the damage meted out by the penalty. For more information, you can check out the full infographic and blog post from Digital Third Coast. Please note: the following ‘present-day’ traffic loss predictions were calculated using SimilarWeb’s data by Digital Third Coast. The Washington Post In October 2007, The Washington Post was caught selling links…

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  • YouTube Announces #voteIRL ‘Get Out the Vote’ Campaign

    … reminders on the YouTube homepage, watch page and search results page Sept. 27, Voter Registration Day. Finally, YouTube announced that it will livestream the 2016 presidential debates from multiple news organizations, including PBS, The Washington Post, Bloomberg Television and Telemundo. In addition, YouTube creators including The Young Turks and Complex News will use YouTube Live to publish content while at the debates. Readers: Will you watch the 2016 presidential debates on YouTube? …

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  • Instagram Providing Users With Better Moderation Tools

    … Harassment is a pervasive problem across many social networks, regardless of the level of anonymity they provide. While reporting tools, troll indexes and other initiatives help sites moderate content, individuals have few tools at their disposal for fending off harassment from other users. Instagram hopes to change this by rolling out more…

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  • More Competition Means Fewer Shares All Around (Report)

    … primarily news sources, from traditional sources like The New York Times and The Washington Post, to newer publishers with highly shareable content like The Huffington Post and BuzzFeed. Total share numbers per publisher are down compared to two years ago, but this is because more publishers are competing for the attention of social users with highly shareable content. For more detailed analysis, check out the full report. …

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