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  • CrimeWatch page reappears on

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    Question from a NewsOK visitor: I’m sure you hear this over and over again. I was wondering what happened to crime tracker. It was the best tool available to use when purchasing a house. Is there another site that is comparable to Crime Tracker? Answer from me: We’ve heard it. We’ve heard...

  • Commenting functionality gives visitors more control

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    We silently launched additional functionality on Thursday afternoon that some of our regular visitors noticed almost immediately. It has to do with our commenting functionality. Comments on our articles have been very successful for us for a few years now. We get thousands of comments...

  • Celebrity (Mickey Rourke and Mickey Rooney) news on NewsOK

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    The editors have recently started focusing daily on our Celebrity Watch page. We’ve started this daily focus because we’ve enhanced this page’s content with articles from Entertainment Tonight and Parade Magazine, as well as The Oklahoman’s articles and our own Gossip blogger – who...

  • Sam-Tastic and other pages from The Oklahoman

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    1. Where can I buy a page of Sam Bradford flipping in the air against Oklahoman State? 2. Where can I buy Page 1 of the Sports page after Sam Bradford won the Heisman Tropphy? 3. Where can I buy a copy of the LOOKatOKC cover featuring the Thunder Girls? All these questions came through...

  • College Bowl game picks contest

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

      Three things are always true during the college football bowl season. 1 – College football fans will comments on message boards and call in to talk radio to demand a college football playoff (I have my own theory, circa 1999). 2 – College football fans will complain about the...

  • Sam Bradford and the NewsOK footprint

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

      It’s no secret that NewsOK visitors look at a lot of sports articles, videos and blogs on our Web site. Just look at our most-viewed articles every day, and you will find sports stories, especially OU Sooners sports stories at the top of the list almost every day. So needless to say...

  • NewsOK’s Christmas Spirit

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

      It’s mid-December. That means we have to officially begin scrambling for our Christmas planning. Shopping. Travel. Time off work. Food preparations. And more shopping. But we had plan here at NewsOK for quite awhile. That’s why we launched our Christmas coverage page a couple...

  • He’s the type of guy who likes to roam around

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    I saw The Wanderer this weekend. No, not that guy …. This guy.’s Wanderer is Steve Barrymore, the former national advertising manager at OPUBCO Communications Group. And for the past few months, he’s been blogging on NewsOK about his travels. After seeing Steve at the Greater...

  • NewsOK leads the world in coverage of mating elephants

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    Before we redesigned a couple months ago, had a page designed to cover the Oklahoma City and Tulsa zoos great elephant experiment. Star reporter Carrie Coppernoll was leading the coverage, and she came to the NewsOK editors a couple weeks ago because there were new developments in...

  • See all our blogs in one place

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    When we first launched the redesigned in October. One of the first things our visitors asked us about was our primary blogs page. Some of our visitors really liked the page where they could see every blogs feed in the NewsOK Blogging Community. When I stopped updating the blog...

  • Jim Chastain site launches on NewsOK

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    Charlotte Lankard, a marriage and family therapist and a longtime contributor to The Oklahoman and, brought an idea to us. She had a friend, Jim Chastain, who was dying with cancer. He considered himself an “open book,” so he was open to the idea of working with The Oklahoman and...

  • Sam Bradford ‘Heisman Blitz’ page

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    We launched a page dedicated to Sam Bradford and his run at becoming Oklahoma’s fifth Heisman Trophy winner more than a week ago. Since then, he’s established himself as the front-runner for the award – something that probably a direct result of our page. If you’re not convinced he’s the...

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