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Chomp on This: Cookie Monster's Challenge App for iPad

Last Updated by Maria Vera on

PBS KIDS and Sesame Street recently launched a new app, called Cookie Monster’s Challenge. This is the first app that PBS KIDS has developed with Sesame Workshop and is launching just in time for Sesame Street’s 45th anniversary

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Rethinking College in 3 #NewsHourChats

Last Updated by Nora Daly | Audience Engagement Specialist | PBS NewsHour on

As students around the country prepare for the fall semester, many will have more than midterms to worry about as they face rising tuition, student debt and an uncertain job market.

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Social Media Spotlight: Introducing PBS NEWS

Last Updated by Natalie Benson, Kevin Dando on

Happy last Thursday of the month! It’s time for this month’s Social Media Spotlight – PBS NEWS on YouTube.

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Local PBS Stations Accept Paula's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Last Updated by Brionne Griffin on

What better way cool down on a hot summer day than to pour a bucket of icy water over your head? While it is incredibly effective, there's a lot more to this story. From celebrities, to politicians, and everyone in between, people all over the nation are willfully drenching themselves in arctic water in the name of charity. The ice bucket challenge raises awareness for ALS, in addition to raising

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Station Benchmarking Report Update

Last Updated by Brionne Griffin on

We're very excited to share the latest version of the Station Benchmarking Report. The program launched earlier this Spring, and this is the second installment, showing data through full quarter Q2 2014 (April-June).

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How to Tweet All Day Without Losing Your Job

Last Updated by Taylor Berglund on

It's no secret local station employees wear numerous hats and are responsible for several things at any given moment. It can be difficult to manage, but keeping a strong Twitter presence doesn’t always require all of your precious time. In fact, by using these tips below, it's possible to maintain a healthy Twitter feed while still doing all of your other jobs.

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Google Analytics Custom Dashboard Templates

Last Updated by Amy Sample on

Since Google Analytics now allows people to share Dashboards, I wanted to share some of the ones I created for the step-by-step guide. Copy the link and paste it in your browser. Then just apply it to any profile(s) you like. The layout and settings will be applied to your own data.

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Lunch and Learn: Leveraging PBS’s National Social Media Audience for Local Station Promotion

Posted by José Fernández on

How PBS can help promote your local station content, events, websites, Facebook pages,etc.

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Social Media Spotlight: Twitter's New Dashboard

Posted by Kevin Dando and Natalie Benson on

Here’s another reason for you to consider setting up a Twitter ads account, even if you don’t have one, or intend to ever use it – Twitter now makes available a wide range of very helpful new metrics, but only for users who have a Twitter ads account set up.

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#PBSinterns Twitter Chat Recap

Posted by Joche Angbazo | Station Products and Innovation Intern | PBS Digital on

Yesterday, the PBS interns held a twitter chat for all the PBS interns, both at the headquarters and across the nation, could share their internship experiences.

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