Digital Tools.

Here is my running-list of digital tools that I aim to use and evaluate throughout the next year as a part of my multimedia journalism project.


Data Visualization

 Data Wrapper: ( http://datawrapper.de/ )
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Infogram: (  http://infogr.am/ )

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Tabelizer!: ( http://tableizer.journalistopia.com/ )

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Many Eyes: (  http://www-958.ibm.com/software/data/cognos/manyeyes/ )

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Tableau: ( http://www.tableausoftware.com/ )

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Augmented Reality

Layar: ( https://www.layar.com/products/creator/ )

Capture

 

Mapping

Crowdmap: ( https://crowdmap.com/welcome )

(Use http://embed.ly/embed/features/provider/crowdmap to embed )

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TileMill: ( https://www.mapbox.com/tilemill/ )

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Batchgeo: (  http://www.batchgeo.com/ )

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Data Wrapper: ( http://datawrapper.de/ )

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Social Media Feeds

RebelMouse: ( https://www.rebelmouse.com )
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Tint: ( http://www.tintup.com/ )
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Slideshows

Flexslider: ( http://www.woothemes.com/flexslider/ )
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slidemypics: ( http://www.slidemypics.com/ )

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Slidestory: (  http://www.slidestory.com/ )

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Timelines

Dipity: (  http://dipity.com/ )
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TimelineJS: ( http://timeline.knightlab.com/ )

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Timeglider: (  http://timeglider.com/ )
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Tiki-Toki: ( http://www.tiki-toki.com/ )

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Audio/Video

Audacity: (  http://audacity.sourceforge.net/ )

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PopcornMaker: (  https://popcorn.webmaker.org/ )

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Zeega: (  http://zeega.com/ )

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Videolicious: (  https://videolicious.com/ )

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Mixbit: (  https://mixbit.com/ )

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Quizzes/Polls

EasyPolls & MicroPoll: ( https://easypolls.net/ &  micropoll.com )
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QuizRevolution: ( http://www.quizrevolution.com/ )

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Survey Anyplace: ( http://surveyanyplace.com/ )

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ProConIt: ( http://www.proconit.com/ )

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Website/Blog building

Wix: (  http://www.wix.com/website/templates )
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Weebly: ( http://www.weebly.com/ )
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WordPress: (  http://wordpress.com/ )

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Metrics

Chartbeat: ( https://chartbeat.com/publishing/for-editorial/ )

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Google Analytics: ( http://www.google.com/analytics/ )

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Miscellaneous Digital Tools: 

  FireShot: ( addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/5648 )
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FOIA Machine: (  https://www.foiamachine.org/ )

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Creatavist: ( https://creatavist.com/cms/ )

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Meograph: (  http://www.meograph.com/journalism )

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Google’s Toolbox: (  http://www.google.com/get/mediatools/ )

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Outbrain: ( http://www.outbrain.com/amplify/ )

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Additional Resources

  • Investigative Reporters and Editors:

http://ire.org/blog/ire-news/2013/03/22/helpful-mobile-apps-investigative-journalists/ )

  • College Media Matters:

http://www.collegemediamatters.com/2013/04/22/10-of-the-latest-greatest-software-tools-for-journalists/ )

  •  The Society of Professional Journalists :

( https://www.spj.org/trainingondemand.asp )

  • Poynter News University:

 http://www.newsu.org/resources/digital-tools )

  • Scoop. it!:

( http://www.scoop.it/t/social-media-kitbag )

  • Mashable:

 http://mashable.com/2007/09/08/5000-resources-to-do-just-about-anything-online/ )

 http://mashable.com/2007/06/26/6-key-ways-to-measure-your-blogs-success/ )

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