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Ben Huh, CEO, Cheezburger

Whether or not cats make you LOL, Ben Huh, founder and CEO of Cheezburger, has a fascinating story to tell about how humor, failure, memes and internet culture can make you happy...

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‘Once Upon a Datum’: Telling Visual Stories

Armed with some quick tips and freely available tools, you, no matter your level of coding knowledge, can make simple, effective and engaging interactive data visualizations, such...

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Gaming Your Audience

Gamification means more than just slapping some game devices on a site. Game mechanics should be applied thoughtfully and with specific goals in mind that engage users and...

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SMO Is the New SEO

  • Kim Bui

Social Media Optimization may be as important as Search Engine Optimization for content distribution, but far different rules apply. Learn what they are, plus how to drive the...

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You Can’t Duck The Math: Entrepreneurial Journalism

Whether you’re planning to strike out on your own or spend your career working for The Woman, everybody must understand the economics of online: the market, the audience, ad vs....

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We Know How You Feel: Affective Computing

Imagine being able to detect the emotions your users experience while reading your content, watching a video, or perusing an ad. Or being able to use a PC or Mac that can read...

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The Brand Is Dead; Long Live the Brand!

  • Matt Thompson

Until now, news consumers have looked to the identity and authority of brands to filter their news experiences. But today, as social filters separate news products from brands,...

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I Screwed Up (And You Will, Too)

  • David Cohn
  • Denise Cheng

Everyone likes to talk about their digital successes but there’s often a lot to learn from honest failure. Two journalism innovators talk about theirs–what they did...

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Innovative Ways to Cover the 2012 Election

  • Derek Willis

Before 2012 arrives, learn what you’ll need to know about building and maintaining an election site. Developers will discuss using the best (cheap or free) sources for...