10 recommended hyperlocal reads – in tweets – w/c 10th June 2013

June 10th, 2013 by Glyn Mottershead in Hyperlocal | no comments

@llantwit @daveharte @jezturner missed this at the time but “is it hyperlocal?” bit.ly/11GBWzh (ht @damianradcliffe) — Glyn Mottershead (@egrommet) June 6, 2013 If you love the idea of a healthy local media landscape you’ll need to read this blog from @willperrin ow.ly/lI0nH #hyperlocal… — @comms2point0 (@comms2point0) June 5, 2013 Make Your Local News Work – […]

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10 recommended hyperlocal reads – in tweets – w/c 3rd June 2013

June 3rd, 2013 by Glyn Mottershead in Hyperlocal | no comments

the more i hear about local tv the more i continue to think do it on the internet see ow.ly/lx6p1 #wmfevents #hyperlocal — William Perrin (@willperrin) May 30, 2013 I’ve made a similar pledge to consume headgear if local TV comes to anything. Roy Greenslade’s excellent analysis: bit.ly/18C0j9X — Marc Reeves (@marcreeves) May 31, 2013 […]

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10 recommended hyperlocal reads – in tweets – w/c 27th May 2013

May 27th, 2013 by Glyn Mottershead in Hyperlocal | no comments

Five UK hyperlocal news websites receive £10k funding from the Carnegie Trust ow.ly/lh7vx — Press Gazette (@pressgazette) May 22, 2013 Wonderful piece on the growth of co-operative, community-owned newspapers. Tis the future I feel…pioneerspost.com/news/20130523/… #hyperlocal — Jamie Summerfield (@jvictor7) May 24, 2013 Interesting development: @addiply piloting ‘virtual walkthrough ads’ for #hyperlocal sites journalism.co.uk/news/addiply-p… from @journalismnews […]

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10 recommended hyperlocal reads – in tweets – w/c 20th May 2013

May 20th, 2013 by Glyn Mottershead in Hyperlocal | no comments

Couple of new hyperlocal-related reports from Nesta: on advertising and on search: nesta.org.uk/publications/a… and nesta.org.uk/publications/a… — Dave Harte (@daveharte) May 17, 2013 new research for @nesta_uk #destinationalocal on demand for #hyperlocal – leisure and weather, bbc crowds out news ow.ly/l8iKS — William Perrin (@willperrin) May 17, 2013 neighbourly.com is looking for UK community projects needing […]

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10 recommended hyperlocal reads – in tweets – w/c 13th May 2013

May 13th, 2013 by Glyn Mottershead in Hyperlocal | no comments

This week, my top ten stories, presented via the medium of Twitter.   Are #hyperlocal news sites the future of local #journalism? Our blog post ow.ly/kIUPZ #media #socialmedia #social #sm — Weltch Media (@WeltchMedia) May 6, 2013 “The Broken Economics of Hyperlocal Publishing.” ow.ly/kU5w8 — JulieBrooks (@JulieBrooks) May 10, 2013 Hyperlocal Ad Startup PlaceIQ Raises […]

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10 recommended hyperlocal reads – week commencing 6th May 2013

May 6th, 2013 by Glyn Mottershead in Hyperlocal | no comments

UK Stories 1.  ‘Hyperlocal media is coming in from the cold’ This is my review of the last 12 months in UK hyperlocal media for Journalism.co.uk. It covers new research projects from Ofcom and NESTA, as well as this initiative. It also explores trends such as the move to print, expansion by successful publishers and […]

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10 recommended hyperlocal reads – week commencing 29th April 2013

April 29th, 2013 by Glyn Mottershead in Hyperlocal | no comments

I’ve moved this feature to the start of the (UK) week. Each post will round up some key stories, features and news items related to hyperlocal media, creative citizenship, local journalism and local news. If you’ve suggestions for this round up please feel free to tweet me (@damianradcliffe) or  add them to the comments below. We hope […]

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Three hyperlocal things to read this week, 15th April 2013

April 15th, 2013 by Glyn Mottershead in Hyperlocal | no comments

New study: UK Demand for Hyperlocal Media Last week NESTA, the innovation agency, published a new report into the demand for – and use of – hyperlocal media. Written by Kantar Media, the report is based on a survey of 2,248 people and offers a valuable evidence  base into what hyperlocal media UK audiences consume and how they consume […]

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Three hyperlocal things to read this week, 8th April 2013

April 8th, 2013 by Glyn Mottershead in Hyperlocal | no comments

143 new likes: How being consistent helped a hyperlocal news site to finally get Facebook I’ve mentioned a few times that Facebook should be a key source for hyperlocal publishers (if it isn’t already) to the extent that at January’s Community Journalism Conference in Cardiff I argued that practitioners should be “Facebook First“. Not everyone agreed with […]

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Three hyperlocal things to read this week, 2nd April 2013

April 2nd, 2013 by Glyn Mottershead in Hyperlocal | no comments

Three items from across the pond this week…   Bloggers, writers, and Canadians talk about the changing faces of their neighbourhoods CBC Books, part of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, is asking Canadians “to share their true personal stories about changes in their neighbourhoods and how those changes are affecting them”.  Content is then place on an […]

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