Oakland Local

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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.