Word Clouds

Poster Word Cloud = Visual representation for text data, typically used to depict keyword metadata (tags). Tags are usually single words, and the importance of each tag is shown with font size or color. Examples https://www.wordclouds.com – https://www.wordclouds.com/faq http://www.tagxedo.com – not working on mac laptop – @Tagxedo https://wordart.com/create http://www.wordle.net – not working on mac laptop …

International Day for Universal Access to Information

Poster September 28 is the International Day for Universal Access to Information. Hashtag: #AccessToInfoDay History The day was inaugurated in November 2015 and was first held on September 28, 2016. The day had been recognized as International Right to Know Day since 2002 and was developed by international civil society advocates into its current form beginning in 2012. …

Las Vegas News

Poster Ranging from dead tree newspapers to blogs and podcasts, there are plenty of sources of news for those interested in Las Vegas. How well local, national and international media covers the city for locals and visitors is a topic to be explored further. Questions Is there a ‘Who’s Who’ in Las Vegas media? Is …

Photography

Photo:Vegas Stardust Photography = the art or practice of taking and processing photographs. Planeta.com is seeking examples of photography that connect locals and visitors, whether by seeking out instagrammable places to visit or by documenting and savoring local culture. We are also keen on learning tips on digitizing photos and videos. For those of us who …

Deep Dark Fears

Recommended reading: 2015 book from Ten Speed Press: Deep Dark Fears Deep Dark Fears http://deepdarkfears.com https://www.instagram.com/deepdarkfears https://www.facebook.com/deepdarkfearscomics http://deep-dark-fears.tumblr.com https://twitter.com/deepdarkfears Tweets by deepdarkfears Fran Kraus http://frankrause.tumblr.com https://twitter.com/frankrause Ten Speed Press http://crownpublishing.com/ten-speed-press Planeta.com New Titles

Visitor Information

Information, please! Well-managed visitor information centers are helpful to locals and visitors. But if the brick-and-mortar centers are not accessible or have outdated info or charge too much to let tourism services post brochures, then they do everyone a disservice. If traditional models of tourism communication are not rethought and remodeled, then locals and visitors …

SevenSeas Media

Elsewhere on the Web SEVENSEAS Media – https://sevenseasmedia.org – promotes marine conservation through community engagement, online media, and ecotourism, with readers in 174 countries. Started as a project of The Ocean Foundation, SevenSeas Media works toward a shared goal of reversing the trend of destruction of ocean environments around the world and expanding ocean literacy. SEVENSEAS …

Transitions Abroad

Elsewhere on the Web Transitions Abroad – Transitionsabroad.com compiles resources for countries around the world, while drawing from its ever-growing article archives to offer some of the most complete information for cultural immersion travel, study, work, and living to be found on the Web. The print magazine debuted in 1977 and published some of the …

Journalism

Buzzwords Journalism = Investigation and reporting of events, issues and trends to a group of people formerly called the audience. – The Economist Cue Yourself / Artwork Planeta.com https://planeta.com/journalism-links The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación Open Journalism

Raidió Teilifís Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTÉ)

Raidió Teilifís Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTÉ) is the national public service broadcaster of the Republic of Ireland. The radio service began on January 1, 1926 and television broadcasts began on December 31, 1961. Key Links http://www.rte.ie https://www.rte.ie/radio http://icecast2.rte.ie/rnag Programs Simply Folk, Sundays 10-11pm (2-3pm Las Vegas) Each week on Simply Folk, listeners …