ONA Weekly #22

By on August 27, 2014

 ONA Weekly No. 22

Defining excellence: Online Journalism Awards finalists

Judges sorted through a record-breaking 1,084 Online Journalism Awards entries from a wide range of independent, community, nonprofit, major media, start-up, academic and emerging technology organizations from around the globe. The finalists, representing over 60 organizations, showcase some of the best digital journalism of the past year.

New ONA job board open to all

Looking for a job? Our new Career Center offers free access to any job seeker in the digital journalism community — ONA members and non-members alike. Recruiters benefit from targeted search tools and significant discounts for being ONA members.

Share #ThatTimeAtONA

What connections have you made at ONA? What are your fondest memories of an ONA event, whether it be a meetup, a training or the annual conference? Did it lead to a new job, project or professional advancement? Let us know with #ThatTimeAtONA or by sharing your memories with us here. Yours may make it into our 15th birthday presentation.

Upcoming events:

Beyond The Numbers: Answers With Analytics

Analytics no longer just prove how big you are, they’re a critical part of the feedback loop providing answers about your audience. Join Piano Media’s webinar on Sept. 17, where we’ll focus on the question: who should be measuring online and why?

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Jeremiah Patterson

Jeremiah was ONA's Digital Manager from 2012 to the fall of 2016 and was responsible for ONA's collection of websites, including journalists.org, conference websites, the membership center, awards platforms and more. Before joining ONA, he served as a web producer and content developer at The Wildlife Society, maintaining the organization’s website, email marketing and other online services. An Ohio native and media enthusiast, Jeremiah grew up with a deep interest in video production and graphic design. He now focuses in user experience and human-centered design.