Digital Media

New study highlights metrics useful for journalism

An American Press Institute project set out to create analytics about journalism for newsrooms. Their findings about digital reader preferences may surprise you.

‘Tis the season for predictions!

Like every year, 2016 stands to present some changes to the web. Here are a few things to watch.

Digital team social media certified

Recent Poynter certification means we’re better equipped to tackle your questions and workflow issues with social media, the top sources of readers for our web products.

The key to conversation is listening

News organizations often fall into the trap of using social media only as a broadcasting platform. The platforms are dubbed “social” for a reason. Here are five strategies for listening to your community on social platforms.

Some quick livetweeting tips for newsrooms using SND

We’ve got a short video with some quick tips for livetweeting events using Social News Desk, a new tool being rolled out to our newsrooms.

Ad blockers, load times, and why we raise our eyebrows at widgets

Everyone’s talking about trackers and blockers these days. What does it all mean? And what does it mean for us? Read on for a quick dive into scripts, how we use them, and how ad blocking affects what we do.

How to #hashtag

Ever wonder what the big deal is with #hashtags? Check out NPR’s handy guide for journalists. We’ve got some quick takeaways from that guide and a link to the full article in our latest post.

Blue Mountain Eagle recognized for community wildfire coverage

The Blue Mountain Eagle and EO Media Group newsrooms in Eastern Oregon have been working tirelessly to inform their communities this fire season. On September 9, Oregon Public Radio’s Think Out Loud recognized those efforts and spoke with Eagle Interim Editor Tim Trainor on the air. “The Blue Mountain Eagle has to collect and spread […]

EOMG e-Editions get new responsive design

The desktop versions of our e-Editions and NIE edition switched to responsive HTML5 versions, which provides a completely redesigned, sleek and easy-to-use interface. Readers will enjoy the new toolset and enhanced navigation for an even better experience. This provides a seamless look between all devices. We will still provide apps for our readers who choose to […]

EOMG Digital gets boost for future

The mission of the EOMG Digital Team is to develop and maintain platforms that deliver digital content to our audience, while providing tools and guidance for our company to focus on growth. With this in mind, the digital team has added two key roles to the team to help accomplish these objectives as our digital efforts are […]