Using Storify to Track Breaking News

November 29, 2011

View the story “A second wave for Egypt’s revolution” on Storify


Storify offers journalists a platform to quickly integrate social media into their reporting of breaking-news events.The Poynter Institute has a great column on using Storify to turn news into a conversation.

Here is a Story I put together capturing some of the Tweets at the Pal Con Social Media Conference in Ramallah.

Josh Sterns of the media and tech policy organization Free Press has been using Storify to track journalists  arrested at Occupy Wall Street protests across the U.S.