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Niche Blog Strategy: Reflective Report

Blog purpose The initial purpose of my niche blog, http://www.yesterface.wordpress.com, was to take a look at make up’s foundations. I set out to look at make up from an historical perspective, aiming to research different eras in order to highlight … Continue reading

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Cardiff allotments: a growing trend

Cardiff Council is offering three hundred new allotment plots to the city as part of its allotment strategy, however there are still 1,069 people on the waiting list. So why are allotments in such popular demand, and what can be … Continue reading

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The economics of content

The fortunes of the media business are the fortunes of our future careers, says Robert Andrews, editor of paidContentUK. The number of people buying newspapers has been on the decline for some time now and, as Andrews points out, every … Continue reading

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Is social media driving us apart?

According to BBC’s Technology Correspondent, Rory Cellan Jones, officials have been predicting the demise of the TV ‘channel’ for years, and now it’s almost arrived. Rory points out that there has always been a mental hierarchy of where things stand … Continue reading

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The Times are changing

It’s an interesting period in the history of The Times, according to their Community and Web Developer Editor Joanna Geary. As Joanna points out, all media organizations are now online, regardless of what their previous platform was, and in an … Continue reading

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Rolling news

“There’s a lot of doom and gloom surrounding modern journalism, but I think it’s one of the most exciting times for the profession” Those are the words of Adam Tinworth, editorial development manager for the worldwide B2B publisher RBI. Tinworth … Continue reading

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The way Google works

Google. A company so successful it’s become a verb. But I’ve never given too much thought to what ‘Googling’ something really means. Typing a few words into Google search bar and hitting Enter has always felt a bit like casting … Continue reading

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