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So What Do You Do, Jake Tapper, Sr. White House Correspondent, ABC News?
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Spotted around the media universe

Facebook Testing Featured Videos in Videos Sections of Select Pages - Posted December 24, 2014
Facebook confirmed to TechCrunch that it is testing a new design for the ... [AllFacebook]

Newscasts on Facebook Are Capturing Attention - Posted December 16, 2014
With Facebook becoming more and more of a source of news, manager of strategic partnersh... [AllFacebook]

Roll Call: ABC News, French/West/Vaughan, DeVries, and FleishmanHillard - Posted December 12, 2014
Heather Riley has been promoted to vice president, Communications for ABC News. In this new role, Heather will help manage the overall communications strategy for ABC News. She'll oversee the publicists at GMA and This Week and work closely with the company's Washington bureau. Heather has been a member of ABC's... [FishbowlDC]

Which Facebook Pages Were Australia's Tops in Likes, Engagement for 2014? - Posted December 10, 2014
The top Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

David Muir to Anchor Daily ABC News Facebook Newscast Facecast: The One Thing - Posted December 1, 2014
A Facebook newscast? That is exactly what ... [AllFacebook]

GOOD NEWS: Elizabeth Vargas Returns to ABC Following Rehab - Posted October 24, 2014
This face used to be on the proverbial milk carton in the ABC News cafeteria -- she's 20/20 anchor Elizabeth Vargas. ... [FishbowlDC]

ABC News Town Hall on Ebola Reaches 10M+ Facebook Users, Tallies 1.5M+ Video Views - Posted October 23, 2014
With Ebola continuing to be... [AllFacebook]

Same Channel, Different Show: America Distrusts Mass Media More Than Congress - Posted September 19, 2014
Does the national news industry read its own press? While networks are busy creating fancy holograms and littering the screen like ESPN during the NFL Draft, America cares less and less about what they actually have to say. Gallup just came out with a poll that prov... [FishbowlDC]

Roll Call: Burson-Marsteller, Edelman, RLM Finsbury and More - Posted September 5, 2014
Burson-Marsteller has hired Rowan Benecke to lead its global technology practice. Benecke comes to the firm from Text 100, where he spent almost a decade. He joined Text100 in 2005, after working at Waggener-Edstrom and Zeno. In 2012, he relocated from Europe to New York to lead the Next15 firm's North... [FishbowlDC]

Does Your Newsroom Throwback on Thursday? - Posted August 7, 2014
In the name of clicks, and appearing to be social media savvy, news organizations have hopped on the #tbt train. For those that live under a rock, #tbt is the hashtag used for "Throwback Thursday," an excuse to post your prom picture on Instagram, or tweet a link to an old... [10,000 Words]

Fake News Terrifies Facebook's Under-21 Crowd - Posted June 26, 2014
In a sign that not all the young'uns have abandoned "the book," there's a fake news scam s... [AllFacebook]

Bad News: Poll Shows Confidence in News Media Very Low, Right Above Congress - Posted June 20, 2014
500 channels and nothing on... There is nothing more mesmerizing than our ability to ignore fact, figure, and logic. Collectively, there are groups of people who can be so dens... [FishbowlDC]

Roll Call: OgilvyOne, Millward Brown and ABC News - Posted June 18, 2014
OgilvyOne Hong Kong has promoted Sheilen Rathod to managing director, effective immediately. Rathod's focus will be to drive client growth through the development of creative and effective customer engagement strategies, working alongside Chris Brewer, head of Customer Engagement and Scott McBride, head of Digital. Rathod will continue to work with clients... [FishbowlDC]

No Joke: 'The Colbert Report' Voted 'Most Informative U.S. News Source' - Posted June 9, 2014
Hey national news, you think your ratings are bad now? I haven't seen a survey but I would be willing to bet that most journos and PR peeps watch Comedy Central ... for news. Why? ... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Losing Some Facebook Buzz? - Posted May 21, 2014
April was not kind to BuzzFeed, as the content aggregator saw its total number of Face... [AllFacebook]

Sigma Delta Chi Award Winners Announced - Posted April 17, 2014
Yesterday, the winners of the SPJ's Sigma Delta Chi awards were announced. You can see a full list of the winners here. Here are some of the highlights: Those of you feeling like Dasani ... [10,000 Words]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You The Academy Of Country Music Awards - Posted April 14, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos and videos posted to the social netw... [AllFacebook]

'ABC World News With Diane Sawyer' Facebook Page Tops 1M Likes - Posted April 8, 2014
The Facebook milestones keep coming for ... [AllFacebook]

ABC News Facebook Page Tops 3M Likes; Up 2M In Less Than One Year - Posted April 3, 2014
Not quite one year ago, ABC News reached the ... [AllFacebook]

STUDY: Users Who Arrive At News Sites Via Facebook Spend Less Time, View Fewer Pages, Return Less Often - Posted March 13, 2014
Facebook's efforts to cozy up to media or... [AllFacebook]

ICYMI - Trump 2016, DC Snow Storm, Vlad's Abs, & the Biebs - Posted January 21, 2014
In case you missed it, here are some stories that posted across the web in recent history. Donald Trump hints at 2016 White House bid by Lucy McCalmont... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ICYMI - Trump 2016, DC Snow Storm, Vlad's Abs, & the Biebs - Posted January 21, 2014
In case you missed it, here are some stories that posted across the web in recent history. Donald Trump hints at 2016 White House bid by Lucy McCalmont... [FishbowlNY]

Robin Roberts 'Comes Out' In Facebook Post - Posted December 30, 2013
Robin Roberts, co-host of ... [AllFacebook]

Nelson Mandela Image Used During Memorial Service Came From ABC News' Facebook Page - Posted December 11, 2013
The ABC News page on ... [AllFacebook]

Why Was 'Hot Mom' Maria Kang Temporarily Barred From Facebook? - Posted November 26, 2013
Last month, Maria Kang became one of Faceb... [AllFacebook]

What Were Mark Zuckerberg's Latest Comments On The NSA, HealthCare.gov? - Posted November 25, 2013
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg ... [AllFacebook]

Here's Your Favorite 'Hack-to-Flack' Twitter Wedding Proposal - Posted November 11, 2013
When we first saw this social media wedding proposal yesterday we thought "that's too personal to blog". But then we realized that ABC News tech journalist Joanna Stern tweeted it not only to her now-fiancee Michelle Barna of Deep Focus but also to her 35,000 followers. @michellebarna or @misssarcastic... [FishbowlDC]

ABC News Interview Explaining How 3D Printing is Expected to Revolutionize Manufacturing - Posted September 19, 2013
(ABCLocal.com) ABC station KGO was among the local media covering the Inside 3D Printing Conference in Silicon Valley this week. Click here to watch the video news segment from the exhibit floor. The reporters explained to the... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You New J.K. Rowling Film, U.S. Open Champion Rafael Nadal - Posted September 13, 2013
Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos posted to ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Wants To Know Why Users Hide Ads, Other Content On News Feed - Posted July 24, 2013
Facebook users who have elected to hide posts in your ... [AllFacebook]

The Wait Ends: Facebook Begins Graph Search Rollout - Posted July 8, 2013
Graph Search, which Facebook began slowly rolling out ... [AllFacebook]

Vine Vs. Video On Instagram: The Jockeying Starts Early, But Is There Room For Both? - Posted June 20, 2013
Is there enough room for both Twitter-owned video-sharing application Vine and ... [AllFacebook]

Finnegan's Irish Pub And Grill In Stockton, Calif., Uses Facebook As A Velvet Rope - Posted June 19, 2013
Finnegan's Irish Pub and Grill in Stockton, Calif., turned to a novel solution to combat an epidemic of bar f... [AllFacebook]

Facebook To Debut 'New Product' June 20 - Posted June 14, 2013
Facebook alerted journalists by mail -- snail mail, not email -- that it will debut a new product next Thursday (June 20) at its headquarters in ... [AllFacebook]

POLL: Google More Popular Than Apple, Facebook - Posted June 5, 2013
The Washington Post and ABC News conducted a poll for the second consecutive year to find out which of three... [AllFacebook]

Social TV: Facebook Vs. Twitter Vs. Tumblr - Posted April 30, 2013
Facebook has a perception problem in ... [AllFacebook]

Lead Android Designer On Facebook Home: 'They Did A Nice Job' - Posted April 29, 2013
One of the first questions after Facebook announced Home, which takes over the home screen from Android, was what Google thought of the product. Google's direct... [AllFacebook]

When News Breaks, How Does Facebook React? - Posted April 26, 2013
The recent tragedy at the Boston Marathon showed the expanding role of social media when it comes to the ... [AllFacebook]

ABC News Hits 1 Million Facebook Fan Mark - Posted April 18, 2013
ABC News hit a significant milestone recently: 1 million Facebook fans. The ... [AllFacebook]

How Has Facebook Changed News Delivery? - Posted March 25, 2013
When Facebook introduced its redesigned News Feed, it did more than change how people vie... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Actually Does Help Deliver News - Posted March 18, 2013
Maybe Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg's comparison of News Feed to a personalized newsp... [AllFacebook]

Hack to Flack: A Former Journalist's Guide to Better PR Pitches - Posted March 11, 2013
Today we're happy to bring you a guest post by Lindsay Goldwert, a senior program executive at a global tech PR firm. Before she leapt to the dark side, Lindsay worked at the New York Daily News... [FishbowlDC]

Brazilian Website Selling The Facebook Girlfriend Experience - Posted January 18, 2013
Tired of being single on Facebook? A Brazilian website offers Facebook users the chance to go the Manti Te'o route a... [AllFacebook]

Big-Name Publicist Maurie Perl Leaving Cond Nast - Posted January 9, 2013
In Industry Insider News, one of the New York media world's biggest PR names has announced a major career change. Maurie Perl has a long history performing public relations work for some of the publishing industry's best-regarded titles including Vanity ... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Single-Column Timeline Spotted In New Zealand - Posted January 8, 2013
The single-column timeline design discovered last month by social media expert Mari Smith and ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Testing Redesign To One-Column Timeline - Posted December 20, 2012
It appears that Facebook is looking for ways to simplify the timeline design. As first noticed by social media expert Mari Smith (and ABC News), some users are seein... [AllFacebook]

Man Sues Airlines for Obese Wife's Death - Posted November 27, 2012
In a tale of tragedy and PR disaster that almost certainly could have been avoided, a grieving Bronx husband just announced plans to sue D... [FishbowlDC]

Diane Sawyer: Have a Made-in-America Holiday, Create 200,000 Jobs - Posted November 26, 2012
The average American plans to spend $700 on holiday gifts, trimmings, and trappings this year (that's $465 billion!). It's no wonder we find our radios, TVs, in-boxes and mailboxes inundated with ads from retailers, ... [FishbowlDC]

ABC's Tapper, Scott Kelley (As in Jill Kelley's Hubby) Are Fraternity Brothers From Dartmouth Days - Posted November 15, 2012
It turns out ABC News White House Correspondent Jake Tapper is loosely tied to the sex scandal surrounding Gen. David Petraeus. "True story: Jill Kelley's husband Scott was in my fraternity," Tapper ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ABC's Tapper, Scott Kelley (As in Jill Kelley's Hubby) Are Fraternity Brothers From Dartmouth Days - Posted November 15, 2012
It turns out ABC News White House Correspondent Jake Tapper is loosely tied to the sex scandal surrounding Gen. David Petraeus. "True story: Jill Kelley's husband Scott was in my fraternity," Tapper ... [FishbowlNY]

ABC Wants Tapper Out of Dept. of Bragiculture - Posted November 5, 2012
This morning we placed ABC News Senior White House Correspondent Jake Tapper in the Department of Bragiculture for tweeting abo... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ABC Wants Tapper Out of Dept. of Bragiculture - Posted November 5, 2012
This morning we placed ABC News Senior White House Correspondent Jake Tapper in the Department of Bragiculture for tweeting abo... [FishbowlNY]

From the Department of Bragriculture... - Posted November 5, 2012
Did you know ABC's Jake Tapper has a book? If you didn't, he'll gladly tell you ALL about it. The book is called The Outpost: An Untold Story of ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

From the Department of Bragriculture... - Posted November 5, 2012
Did you know ABC's Jake Tapper has a book? If you didn't, he'll gladly tell you ALL about it. The book is called The Outpost: An Untold Story of ... [FishbowlNY]

Sandy Twitter Troll Outed and Shamed - Posted November 1, 2012
To the unfortunate few who pay attention to online flame wars: the nightmare is over. ComfortablySmug--the Twitter "troll" who posted false messages during Hurricane Sandy claiming that Con Ed was about to shut off power to a... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook's Newest Oldest User Is 105 Years Old - Posted October 26, 2012
Earlier this year, a 101-year-old woman from Menlo Park, Calif. (in Facebook's neighborhood) was crowned the oldest user on the social network. However, according to ABC News, a 1... [AllFacebook]

President Crashes Wedding but Leaves Lovely Gift - Posted September 20, 2012
While planning a wedding, professionals often tell the bride and groom to expect the unexpected and prepare for any number of things: bad weather, hungover grooms, limos with engine problems--the list goes on. The Gibbs of Iowa had heard all of this while preparing for their nuptials, but they never expected... [FishbowlDC]

Roll Call: PepsiCo, MXM, News Corp, and More - Posted August 22, 2012
PepsiCo, Inc. announced that Jon Banner has been named senior vice president, global strategy and planning. Banner will be a senior member of PepsiCo's global communications team responsible for synchronizing, coordinating and planning the company's communications efforts worldwide and partnering with PepsiCo's business units to support ... [FishbowlDC]

Revolving Door: 'Good Afternoon America,' magazine covers, and more - Posted May 21, 2012
... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Tackles The Need for Organ Donors - Posted May 1, 2012
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg announced this morning that the social network will now have a feature allowing users in the U.S. and U.K. to spread the word to friends that they are registered organ donors. And if they're not, there are links that will take visitors to sites where they can enroll. Zuckerberg... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Launches Organ-Donation Tool - Posted May 1, 2012
This morning's big announcement by Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

POLL: What Is Facebook Introducing Tomorrow? - Posted April 30, 2012
Facebook Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg and Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg will debut "a new Facebook tool that has the power to save lives" in two ... [AllFacebook]

Revolving Door: Le HuffPo, NY Times' Abramson to Debut at Davos, NBC Publishing eBooks, and More - Posted January 26, 2012
Le Huffington Post made its debut on Monday in France with Anne Sinclair as editorial director. Sinclair, a former TV anchor, is the wife of infamous former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn, aka DSK. At the pre... [FishbowlDC]

ABC News: Come To Us To Understand What's Going On - Posted December 19, 2011
... [FishbowlDC]

Revolving Door: 'USA Today,' Reuters, Time Inc., and More - Posted December 2, 2011
USA Today's editor John Hillkirk has stepped down to be senior edi... [FishbowlDC]

Will the Yahoo!/ABC News Partnership Change Your Media Strategy? - Posted October 3, 2011
ABC News brought out the big guns this morning -- Diane Sawyer, Katie Couric, ... [FishbowlDC]

ABC News Vet Paul Mason Steps Up as CEO of Link TV - Posted September 22, 2011
ABC News veteran Paul Mason has joined Link TV as the company's new president and CEO. In a recent vid... [semanticweb.com]

Revolving Door: 'In the Arena,' 'News of the World,' 'WaPo,' and More - Posted July 7, 2011
Two big media names have gotten the ax. Eliot Spitzer's comeback vehicle In The Arena was cancelled. CNN's evening schedul... [GalleyCat]

Revolving Door: 'In the Arena,' 'News of the World,' 'WaPo,' and More - Posted July 7, 2011
Two big media names have gotten the ax. Eliot Spitzer's comeback vehicle In The Arena was cancelled. CNN's evening schedul... [FishbowlDC]

Internet Activity Spikes After Casey Anthony Verdict - Posted July 6, 2011
The Casey Anthony verdict led to an avalanche of media coverage and Twitter responses.* Crimson Hexagon tells ... [FishbowlDC]

Who Is Katie Couric, Really? - Posted June 7, 2011
[caption id="attachment_22198" align="alignleft" width="314" caption="Photo: Rick Rowell, ABC via Getty Images"][/caption] Katie Couric's new gig at ABC opens up new doors for her on daytime TV. According to yesterday's announcement, Couric will jump right in to the ... [FishbowlDC]

Lady Gaga Shares the PR Love - Posted May 27, 2011
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PR Joins in the Royal Wedding Festivities - Posted April 29, 2011
[caption id="attachment_20074" align="alignnone" width="505" caption="Photo: Chris Jackson/Getty Images"][/caption] I have to admit -- I'm pretty caught up in the Royal Wedding. And there are some among the PR industry who are as well. Who says ... [FishbowlDC]

Roll Call: Ketchum Pleon, Pepsi, Howard Consulting, and More - Posted April 22, 2011
Marc Drechsler, who co-founded the Ketchum Pleon Financial group, is moving from Dusseldorf, Germany to NYC to beef up the firm's financial comms strengths. Drechsler is an SVP of financial comms, and will join the international group led by Paul Coh... [FishbowlDC]

ABC News Unveils ABC Video Bookstore App - Posted April 14, 2011
Today ABC News introduced an interactive ABC Video Bookstore in the Apple App Store, producing eBooks and enhanced eBooks that draw from the news organization's extensive archives. ... [semanticweb.com]

ABCNEWS.com Sets Video Record with Friday Japan Earthquake Coverage - Posted March 14, 2011
ABC News senior vice president of digital Paul Slavin sent the following email to his staff... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

World News Producer Susie Banikarim Joins Newsweek/Daily Beast - Posted March 2, 2011
The hiring binge continues at The Newsweek/Daily Beast C... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

How to Make Your Own Virtual Newspaper with Twitter - Posted February 22, 2011
Who needs a newspaper when you have Twitter? This post may sound redundant to those in the know; but for those new to Twitter, here are some ways you can use the site as a one stop spot for your news - including links to get you started.... [AllTwitter]

Arianna Huffington to Appear on ABC News' This Week with Christiane Amanpour - Posted February 11, 2011
Arianna Huffington will be part of a roundtable discussion on Sunday's installment of ABC News' ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

ABC News to Launch SaveOne.net in Conjunction with 20/20 Special Be the Change: Save a Life - Posted December 9, 2010
ABC News will launch dedicated Web site SaveOne.net Friday, Dec. 17, in conjunction with a special... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

ABC News' Sherwood: 'One Big Challenge is the Rapidly Changing World of News and Information" - Posted December 3, 2010
[caption id="attachment_10444" align="alignleft" width="577" caption="Sherwood (at left) and outgoing president David Westin shake hands during today's announcement."][/caption] Our colleagues at TVNewser interviewed the newly-named presiden... [FishbowlDC]

Former ABCNews.com VP Jonathan Dube Joins Aol - Posted October 28, 2010
Former ABCNews.com vice president Jonathan Dube joined Aol as senior VP and general manager of Aol... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

ABC News Nightline Launches Customization of Midterm Election-Related Tweets via NightlineNow.com - Posted October 22, 2010
ABC News Nightline introduced a way for Twitter users to customize their feeds and follow key races in the upcoming midterm elections, via topic or location. NightlineNow.com provides real-time Tweets, and users can also choose to follow what Nightline anchors ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Laiea Smith Named Managing Editor at ABCNews.com - Posted October 15, 2010
ABCNews.com will have a new managing editor after the midterm elections Nov. 2: Laiea Smith, who has been with ABC News for more than 10 years, most recently as a senior producer for ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

ABC News Seeks Talented Techie For Web Developer Gig - Posted October 11, 2010
Are you and expert programmer with endless ide... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Facebook to Live-Stream ABC News' Midterm-Elections Coverage - Posted October 11, 2010
ABC News will live-stream its election-night coverage Nov. 2 on Facebook starting at 8 p.m. ET, including some reporting from the social network's headquarters in Palo Alto, Calif., reports ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

What's on Oprah Winfrey's iPad? - Posted October 6, 2010
Apps from CNN and ABC News made the short list of favorite iPad apps from Op... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Jake Tapper's Political Punch Now Packs Weekly Webcast - Posted October 5, 2010
Three weeks following its fifth anniversary, ABC News political blog Political Punch, written by senior White House c... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Jake Tapper's ABC News Blog Packs a Political Punch for Five Years - Posted September 15, 2010
ABC News blog Political Punch is celebrating its fifth birthday Wednesday, having start... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Job Title To Watch: Digital Correspondent - Posted April 7, 2009
Being a blogger forces you to be a multi-tasker. If you're good at what you do, you not only write, but edit, photograph and sometimes even act as videographer and editor, all to create an engaging blog post. So how can you parlay that into a career? Today the American... [MediaJobsDaily]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted September 24, 2008
More on Angler: Barton Gellman has been getting... [FishbowlLA]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted September 9, 2008
Morning Cup of Schadenfreude: Brought to you today by E. Scott Reckard who writes: Suggesting that ... [FishbowlLA]

E! Names Ken Baker Executive News Editor - Posted February 4, 2008
More on this breaking story. For now, here's the press release: Baker Joins E! From Us Weekly, Where He Most Recently Served as Editorial Director for the Magazine's Web Site, Usmagazine.com Los Angeles, CA, February 4, 2008 -- E! Entertainment, the global leader for entertainment and celebrity ne... [FishbowlLA]

How Paris Hilton's Double Dealing Cost Her - Posted June 26, 2007
Variety's Michael Learmonth delves into the murky underworld of celebrity interviews, specifically Paris Hilton's unpaid path to Larry King. Looks like mastermind Kathy Hilton, acting on expensive bad advice from ... [FishbowlLA]

ABC News Gets All Flushed by Ralph Fiennes - Posted February 16, 2007
ABC News (the American Standard of news ) continues on the tabloid trail. FBLA received an email from Natalia Labenskyj alerting us to Ralph Fiennes' possible sexual addiction. After his rom... [FishbowlLA]

Anna Nicole Smith's Death is a Tabloid Moment for ABC News - Posted February 9, 2007
ABC News is pumping out the "news" stories the way Oscar Meyer makes hotdogs and from the same sort of materials. Forensic pyschiatrist, Michael Welner, takes some wild guesses with a story headlined: EXCLUSIVE: What Killed Anna Nicole Smith?... [FishbowlLA]

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