Category Archives: Abigail L. Garner

Online Pacemaker awards honor best campus news sites

By ABIGAIL L. GARNER Every year the Associated Collegiate Press gives Pacemaker Awards for what it sees as being the best in student journalism. Since this is a class about the Internet and reporting, I think it is important for … Continue reading

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Make money with your blog

By ABIGAIL L. GARNER This past weekend I had the great opportunity to attend the ACP/CMA national college media convention in Louisville, Ky. Throughout the convention I attended many different sessions in which people who are currently in the field … Continue reading

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Shift in journalism and citizen reporting

By ABIGAIL L. GARNER As graduation nears and I scour the job market, it has become apparent to me that there is a big shift in journalism. It seems that since there are becoming more ways for citizens to become … Continue reading

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Customize your Firefox Web browser

By ABIGAIL L. GARNER We all use different web browsers on our computers, but one of the most common Web browsers that people use is Foxfire. It is often used as a complement to web browsers that come with computers, … Continue reading

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Making news stories visually pleasing for the Internet

By ABIGAIL L. GARNER In today’s ever-changing world of technology, simply having the words on the page and a story is not enough. It is important to learn about Web design and making your work visually pleasing to your audience … Continue reading

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Newsletters and staying informed

By ABIGAIL L. GARNER When I came to the University of Miami, all I knew about this town was that it had a lot of Cuban influences, beautiful weather and professional sports teams. I did not know where was cool … Continue reading

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Journalist resources and the wonderfulness of SPJ

By ABIGAIL L. GARNER Having recently done research into meta search engines, which enable people to search multiple search engines at one time, I wanted to give my fellow classmates the ability to find many resources in one spot. Some … Continue reading

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Search engine information can be outdated

By ABIGAIL L. GARNER This past summer one of the internships that I had was to help develop an iPhone app for the Birmingham Magazine. What they wanted to do was take their annual CityGuide magazine and make it into … Continue reading

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