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Journalists use social media to interact with audiences, stay informed, find sources, and share news.
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Think fast: Is that tweet true or false? How we use credibility cues to make decisions

Think fast: Is that tweet true or false? How we use credibility cues to make decisions | Social Media and Journalists | Scoop.it

"[R]esearcher Meredith Ringel Morris surveyed avid Twitter users to identify 32 features of a tweet that help determine credibility. What features were associated with low credibility?"

 

(Published March 16, 2012.)

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Who Do You Trust? 10 Tips for Vetting Content

Who Do You Trust? 10 Tips for Vetting Content | Social Media and Journalists | Scoop.it

This list is p.r.-oriented but useful nevertheless, especially: "(2) Know the Difference Between Gossip and News," and "(3) Beware of False Prophets."

 

(Published March 2, 2012.)

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