Tuesday, April 28, 2009

#Swine Flu news sources top 5000 on April 27

SHOOT: Once again SHOOT advocates that bloggers who are collating quality data should prefix their stories with '#' to make their stories more searchable and lift it out of the noise.

Please use discretion with '#'. No hoax stories or reshovelled news should be used. On the ground, first-hand reporting in your area as well as breaking news alerts no more than 1 hour old.

Bloggers and user-generated content can make a valuable and vital difference. Let us know what is happening in your area.

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