10-372 Blogging and Mobile Media

This course introduces students to the online writing format of blogging and mobile reporting. Unlike traditional journalism, this course will focus on students writing and producing content on a topic of their choosing. Around that topic they will produce written, audio, and video posts, focus on strategies to produce topics and ideas, build their own website, promote their blog using the appropriate social media channels, and measure their reach using website analytics. Students will also learn best practices and techniques in mobile reporting.