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Quora and its Potential Uses

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There are times when reporters have questions that need answers quickly.  It’s during these moments that many turn to the internet for a quick fact check before finishing up their article and submitting it.  Google and Wikipedia are good resources, but each has potential drawbacks.  Google might omit relevant answers as mentioned in an earlier post and Wikipedia’s open editing stance can lead to misinformation by anonymous or biased editors.  While each of these problems are generally minor in the grand scheme, there are alternatives.  Quora is one such alternative, and it provides a unique interface for users. Read the rest of this entry »

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Written by Christopher Siler

2011/06/26 at 20:07

Posted in Social Media Reporting 2011

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