Oh my. You know how we talk about Tumblr and use it in class. Well… now you have a musical about it. Enjoy.
#jenclass is an experience at the Missouri School of Journalism. It combines real-world experience and experimentation as students learn about the non-traditional world of news and information.
This site is a way to learn about the power of Tumblr and the great information in this world.
Here’s the study I had mentioned in class today. Research found top posting times for the best possible engagement. These are the details from Poynter.
My take? Post something around 3pm. You should see some serious engagement. My other take? Don’t use Tumblr until after the kids are in bed.
Get ready my friends - Our newsroom has the opportunity to team up with Public Insight Network. Check out the Tumblr experiment. I trained on PIN this past week and see a TON of engagement potential with it.
Today in Tumblrs We Love: Dispatches from the American Now, a great new Tumblr from American Public Media.
Hot damn, yes.
SWEET - A list of public broadcasting Tumblrs:
We’ve gotten requests in the past for links to other public media Tumblrs. We’ve re-blogged some other people’s lists before.
Now we’ve finally built our own list of links to other public media Tumblrs you could follow.
FJP: Sesame Street!
When I was managing the Tumblr of Newsweek magazine, I had two goals,” told Mark Coatney, who has since been hired by Tumblr and became their “media evangelist.” “The first was to provide Newsweek, whose readers have an average of 57 years, to an audience who do not read.