Simon Rogers, a prominent data journalist who led the Guardian’s Datablog, will join Twitter as its first data editor.
The Washington Post and The Guardian, a reputable U.K. paper, said this week they will pull their social reader apps from Facebook.
One of the most often shared content on the Mail Online was an article, including images concerning the earthquake in Japan. It was shared 392,521 times on the monitored social sites.
The American Society of Newspaper Editors released a new report, 10 Best Practices for Social Media, which examined the social media policies of 19 news organizations — large and small, local, national, and international — to come up with a list of best practices.