Author Archives: nadinewidmer

My insights in online journalism

I think I am the only student (or one of few of them) who actually studies advertising and not journalism. I study business and advertising at home in Switzerland and it is really interesting for me to have an insight … Continue reading

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Top 10 Social Media Blogs

It seems like there is a contest for everything. Recently the Top 10 Social Media Blogs in 2013 were chosen by a panel of social media experts. Have a look at the blogs and get inspired: Top 10 Blogs

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Facebook of the Death

There is a nice blog called “What if?”. Every tuesday, a hypothetical question is answered on the blog. I check the blog if I find the time during the week, and there was a nice post some weeks ago. It … Continue reading

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Listen, you’re too busy to read

There are a lot of Start Ups dealing with digital journalism and digital media. One of these Start Up’s recently caught my attention. Spoken Layer is a Start Up, which records news articles, so that the customers can hear the … Continue reading

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No news on Facebook

Facebook was not working properly this afternoon. The social media webpage had troubles for several hours and users could not update their status. This doesn’t sound like a big deal, but as I browsed through the online news this afternoon, … Continue reading

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How digital media start to influence social life in the United States

Last week a Swiss journalist wrote an article about his experiences as a Swiss correspondent based in Washington. He was especially writing about the people in his neighbourhood and how they stopped talking to each other.  As he moved into … Continue reading

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Banksy and the digital media

The famous graffiti artist Banksy knows how to use digital media to get attention. For his new exhibition in the streets of New York, he does an artwork every day in October and then posts a picture or a video … Continue reading

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