-Headlines and summary or tag line
-Focus of curation. Does it deliver what is promised?
-Is this item still going to be there in a few days or is it going to get pulled from YouTube?
-What are the facts?
-Grammar, spelling and AP Style
-Be specific – i.e. “Twitter was extremely active” and beware of Internet stats (ie number of views)
-Finding the detail or element that others don’t. (ie 21-year-old sociology major) or that DeJesus was on a kids hip hop show at age 12.
-Text that covers 5 Ws and creates a narrative
-Where is the media coming from? WHO is Tweeting or Vining or Instagraming and WHY is it important?
-The “Why” and a broader context of the story
CHRIS CHRISTIE PRESIDENTIAL RACE:
—R.I.P. Chris Christie’s Presidential Campaign
—A Very Condensed Look At Christie’s Run For President
—Chris Christie Drops Out Of Presidential Race