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Tweeting the news for CBS 6

Reporter and anchor Lorenzo Hall (@LorenzoHall) of WTVR CBS 6 (@CBS6) spoke to our social media journalism class on Tuesday about ways to utilize Twitter. Hall said that initially Twitter was just an experiment for most journalists. At first the microblogging network didn’t generate much traffic, because journalists weren’t tweeting to large audiences. But by now it has become an essential tool for most journalists. Hall has more than 1,400 followers on Twitter and thinks that it is important to keep these followers up-to-date on the latest breaking news. Continue reading