Tag Archives: Reader Engagement

Register reporter examines pros and cons of Facebook subscribe feature

As she closes in on her Ninja belt in social media, we asked New Haven Register reporter Susan Misur to give us a report on the pros and cons of journalists using the Facebook subscribe feature. Here is Susan’s take … Continue reading

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Register reporter’s blog has the word on Connecticut authors

New Haven Register reporter Sandi Shelton loves books. She’s written seven of them herself. Who better to write about the multitude of talented authors in Connecticut? But she also knows how challenging it is for those authors to spread the … Continue reading

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The ring of social media and sharing the story

Brian McCready has shown that his “Milford Matters” blog does not stand alone. While Brian uses the blog to share news, and works to interact with the community through the blog, he has shown spreading what he and others have to share … Continue reading

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New reporter works to get ‘Scoop’ in shoreline blog

Reporter Cecelia Martinez, who joined the staff March 19, wasted little time in working to connect with the communities she covers, Guilford and Madison. She’s already launched a beat blog, called Register Shoreline Scoop, and is using it to reach … Continue reading

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Facebook Timelines: Perfect for Publishing and Social Media Community Engagement

When it comes to communities, can 845 million people be wrong? That is how many people Facebook lists as its monthly active users since around the end of 2011. And while the New Haven Register page has yet to attract … Continue reading

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Reporter uses Google Voice to capture reader reaction to Walmart controversy

Walmart’s proposal to build a store in tony West Hartford, Connecticut, has been met with objection by some residents who worry it will mar the town’s character. Reporter Kathleen Schassler has Google Voice to capture the opinion of readers of … Continue reading

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Meet Milford Matters

As part of earning his first Digital Ninja School belt, Brian McCready has launched a new blog, Milford Matters. And of course Milford matters! To us, to readers, to the small city with a big heart and to the region. … Continue reading

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