Henk van Ess

teaches internet research, social media and multimedia. Current projects include ‘fact-checking the web’ and data journalism. Twitter: @henkvaness

Blog posts in total 3


  1. Here are some strategic tips and tools for digitising three of the most asked questions in journalism: who, where and when?

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  2. Even if people are discreet about their professional activities on Twitter, journalists can spot patterns of activity using private Twitter lists. 

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  3. By doing some background research the false stories about the Pope and the former Argentine dictator could have been avoided. Had proper fact-checking taken place online this story would not have been written in the first place.

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