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If I were a client, this is how I’d set up my SND Dashboard

Don’t get me wrong, people. Being a part of #TeamSND is awesome. The people I work with, my clients; they’re all great. I thoroughly enjoy my career. But the problem is that the SND Dashboard is really cool! Yes, that counts as a problem. I’ve spent the bulk of my career in newsrooms, and the…

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14 GIFs to Get You Through Sweeps

Happy first day of sweeps! While we don’t work in a newsroom anymore, everyone at Team SND has been there and we’ve got your back. Here are 14 GIFs to kick off the next four weeks right. When the consultant says “weather is what gets people to tune in”: When your news director approves your pitch…

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Social Rankings: Q & A with VP of Product Engineering

The Social Rankings app lets you see where your newsroom stacks up in the social media race. But how exactly does it work? We went straight to the source to give you some insight into the inner workings of this fantastic tool for newsrooms. The mastermind behind it all is VP of Product Engineering, Aaron King. King…

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SND Custom Webinar Series

“You spoke. We listened!” – Debra Monroe, KION News Director We want to spend 30-45 minutes with you – and we promise to make it worth your while.The Social News Desk Client Strategy team is crisscrossing the globe (virtually, of course) touching base with newsrooms like yours through our Custom Webinar series. Think of it…

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Meet the Newest Member of #TeamSND: Ryan Morris

In the past seventeen years I’ve sat behind almost every kind of desk and walked inside almost every kind of shoe in this business. Twice. I was most recently the Senior Digital Content and Social Media Manager at the corporate offices of Quincy Media, overseers of 15 broadcast newsrooms, two newspapers and several radio stations. At…

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