Monday, July 28, 2014

I created the worst online dating profile ever

For a story about how to make an effective, quality online dating profile, I went ahead and did the opposite: I created the worst profile ever.

I had seven messages in 30 minutes.
Maybe I accidentally made the best online dating profile ever?

The full story is scheduled for release in upcoming weeks. Get a sneak peak here. Click on the rainbow NewHive icon to enlarge.

 

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Giving Fourth of July Coverage a Digital Kick

Check out the article I wrote for NetNewsCheck.com about our unique, digital, Fourth of July coverage.

Aimee Heckel explains how she and her colleagues at two other newspapers decided to spice up the traditional July 4 fireworks story by using new digital tools to transform a “where-to-see-the-fireworks” story into something readers never experienced before.   

Read the full story here.