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(Photo by Jason Howie, Creative Commons license)

(Photo by Jason Howie, Creative Commons license)

Friday, November 18, 2016

CUNY Graduate School of Journalism (Room 308)
219 West 40th Street (between 7th and 8th avenues)
New York, NY 10018
Instructor: Jeremy Caplan

Mobile tools make it ever easier to be more efficient and effective with social media. In this workshop, we’ll explore three key ways of strengthening how you use social media:

  • Improve your social media posts by creating simple, impactful social media graphics.
  • Learn to make the most of new social platforms with new social sharing resources.
  • Discover tips and tricks to strengthen your social media presence with your phone.

Regardless of what flavor smartphone you have, you’ll discover new apps, techniques and best practices in this hands-on workshop. Bring your fully-charged phone and your curiosity.

Plus tips and tricks for mobile apps from Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook!

This training is being offered only to the members of community and ethnic media.

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About Jeremy Caplan:

jeremy-caplanJeremy Caplan is Director of Education for the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism. He has taught courses at CUNY on digital journalism, reporting and writing, business fundamentals, and entrepreneurial journalism.
He has written for Time Magazine on business, technology and cultural trends. He’s covered tech companies including Google, Yahoo, AOL and Apple.
Caplan was a Wiegers Fellow at Columbia Business School, where he completed his MBA, and a Knight-Bagehot Fellow at the Columbia Journalism School, where he earned an M.S. in Journalism. He also served as a Ford Fellow in Entrepreneurial Journalism at the Poynter Institute.
Along with a degree from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Caplan holds a certificate in violin performance. Before joining Time, Caplan worked for The Paris ReviewYahoo! Internet Life, and Newsweek. He gives talks and leads workshops regularly on digital and entrepreneurial journalism. He lives in New York City with his wife and baby daughter. He’s on Twitter: @jeremycaplan

Courses for the CCEM Digital Media Toolkit were developed by CUNY J+, the professional development program of the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, and are funded by the New York City Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment.

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