Web search & social media

  • Event: 2018 Miami Watchdog Workshop
  • Speaker: Denise Malan of IRE and NICAR
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Jan. 27 at 4:00pm
  • Location: Building AC1 Room 194
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

From better search techniques to the invisible Web, how to find reliable information on deadline and for enterprise stories. Tips on more effective Web searches, the latest search engines, data sites and other practical information you can use immediately to background sources and companies.

Speaker Bios

  • Denise Malan is senior training director at IRE. She was a newspaper journalist for more than a decade, covering government, education, politics, the environment and more. After several years at the Corpus Christi Caller-Times in Texas, she joined IRE in 2013 in a joint position with the Institute for Nonprofit News, helping newsrooms around the country use data in their reporting. She became a training director in 2016.

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