Archive for December, 2012

My 2012 in review

Posted: December 31, 2012 in Journalism
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The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 2,700 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 5 years to get that many views.

Click here to see the complete report.




Demonstrators hold candles during a rally in New Delhi late on December 29, 2012 following the death of a gang-rape victim from the Indian capital. Waves of protests have erupted across India since the attack on a bus in New Delhi on the night of December 16 when the woman was repeatedly raped. AFP PHOTO/Sajjad HUSSAIN

  1. Google+ Communities: What Marketers Need to Know
  2. Mobile first
  3. Say hello to Twitter archives: users can now download and explore their tweets
  4. Zuckered’ and ‘Gangnam Style’ are part of Collins Dictionary’s words of 20127
  5. Reasons to Love the New
  6. 6 Ways You Can Put a Little ‘Gangnam Style’ into Video Marketing
  7. Here are the top two Tweets that generated the most Retweets for the year
  8. How You Killed Facebook Democracy: A Short History
  9. How to Create Viral Infographics
  10. You’ve got data – now what? Ask SchoolFactsJax
  11. YouTube’s 2012 trends: Gangnam style reigns supreme
  12. Twitter tops 200m users
  13. Digitizing the planet
  14. Kroes sees revamped ‘Digital Agenda’ as highway to jobs
  15. Q&A: Claire Diaz-Ortiz, the Woman Who Got the Pope on Twitter
  16. What Men and Women ‘Like’ on Facebook [infographic]
  18. Amazon wins EU e-book pricing battle against Apple
  19. How The Internet Has Spread Around The World [Infographic]
  20. The State of Social Media at Work In One Quick Infographic
  21. Zeitgeist 2012: Year In Review
  22. The 10 Most Popular Google Doodles of 2012
  23. Pinterest Business Accounts: The Definitive Guide to Getting Started
  1. SoundCloud basics for journalists
  2. Telecoms treaty sunk by US with EU allies
  3. Chronicling the Decline of Newspapers and the Rebirth of Journalism
  4. Can This Startup Take on Bloomberg as a Real-Time News Service?
  5. Journalism profs need to embrace new technology
  6. International Pressure Needed To Stop Jailing Of Journalists In Turkey
  7. Για ένα νέο θεσμικό τοπίο στα ΜΜΕ
  8. 2012 Deadliest Year on Record for Journalists
  9. Three ways reporters can protect sources in the digital age
  10. The Demographics of Mobile News
  11. The Most Controversial Photos of 2012


Source: Adage