Ryan's Writings…at Mason

Archive for February 2, 2012

The SOPA Act

Claudia Holland, the copyright director of George Mason University, joined my online journalism class last week to talk to us about copyright issues and how copyright pertains to us as journalists. Holland played one video with Clay Shirky that I really enjoyed. Most people have heard about the Stop Online Piracy Act and how it […]


Storify in Action

Storify is a new platform of online journalism where journalists can take social media and create a story. I have used it multiple times for my Communication classes at George Mason University, and I find it to be an extremely helpful tool because it gives me access to Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and other social media sites. […]


Briggs Chapter 2: ‘Advanced Blogging’

The second chapter of Mark Briggs’s guide to digital journalism delves into the wonders of the blog.