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2013: Switching your CMS: How, why two community sites did it | Knight Digital Media Center http://bit.ly/1aASsWW
How Partnerships Can Help Hyperlocal Sites Expand Their Reach | Street Fight http://bit.ly/12wFSXc
Oakland Local Covers Occupy Oakland : Columbia Journalism Review http://bit.ly/tGnu7v
Oakland Local demonstrates the power of community-centered journalism | Center for Social Media http://bit.ly/Y43JOu
Block-by-Blockers Respond to Borrell’s Revenue Prescription | Street Fight http://bit.ly/PBmxux
KQED public radio embraces the other guys, forging partnerships with HuffPo and hyperlocal sites » Nieman Journalism Lab http://bit.ly/W2UfgD
Oakland Local » Nieman Journalism Lab » Pushing to the Future of Journalism http://bit.ly/VEr9rl
Oakland Local wins Society of Professional Journalists’ Prize for multimedia cultural coverage of Oakland | http://bit.ly/pcXL34
Oakland Local wins an Oaklandish Innovator’s Award for 2011.
Oakland Local makes Top 50 news sites list from Columbia Journalism Review
In 2011, Oakland Local won prizes for reporting from The Society of Professional Journalists/Northern California, the East Bay Press Club, and the California Grant Jurors’ Association, with judges praising its authenticity, diversity and on the ground view of important local issues.
Through its partnerships, Oakland Local distributes its coverage throughout the Bay area and throughout the nation; we’ve covered many issues that were then picked up by bigger news outlets.