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Storify: Sites collaborate for better reporting on Strauss Auto closing

Using Storify, an online curation tool, that lets the editor/reporter search selected social networks by keyword or hash, BlockbyBlock took a look at the hyperlocal collaborative scoop between Sheepsheadbites.com and CliffviewPilot.com when local business Strauss Auto closed, leaving an estimated 700 people unemployed. WordPress now has … Continue reading

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Five essential WordPress plugins for indie news publishers

Picking from the most popular or highly rated plug-ins at WordPress.org is one way to find new plugins, but it’s more effective to target your search with advice from others who are facing similar challenges. To get the scoop on … Continue reading

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Don’t go it alone when looking for a Web host

When you’re looking for a Web host, don’t go it alone.  This is one case where word of mouth beats out the usual methods of  Web search. Lots of folks are  looking for hosts, and  in turn lots of hosts … Continue reading

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