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  • Reaction to our change to Facebook commenting

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    I posted a few weeks ago about our switch to Facebook commenting on NewsOK.com articles. Using Facebook commenting is not new to us. We’ve used it on select stories and pages for a couple of years. We used it when we launched the LOOKatOKC website. We used it when we launched the Oklahoman.com...

  • The latest commercial for The Oklahoman

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    If you regularly watch the Oklahoma City Thunder basketball games on television, you’ve probably already seen this new commercial produced by the OPUBCO Studios and NewsOK.tv team. This commercial emphasizes OPUBCO Communications Group’s priority in bringing the most complete coverage of the...

  • Digging up old stories in The Oklahoman’s Archives

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    I received an email the other day from a woman with a very simple question. She was researching an historic event in her family history in the 1930s. … “I know there was a lot of news coverage.  How can I access this information?” I knew how she could access it. And I knew who could...

  • NewsOK switching to Facebook commenting

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    Have you read the comments on our articles on NewsOK.com? Have you participated in the conversation? Plenty of users have. This year alone, more than 196,000 comments have been posted on NewsOK. But far too often in far too many stories, the comments contain vitriolic, hateful and attacking...

  • NewsOK Sports shows its muscle with James Harden/OKC Thunder coverage

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    A snapshot of what we have on NewsOK.com this morning just emphasizes the depth of our daily coverage on a variety of topics. We’ve got the East Coast storm covered, the breaking news on the U.S. Supreme Court decision on the personhood initiative covered and deep investigative coverage of...

  • Trip to the Round Barn in Arcadia wasn’t my first visit

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    I attended the wedding of an old friend on Sunday at the Round Barn in Arcadia. I knew where it was. I knew how to get there. After all, I had been there before. But I realized once I went up the steps and inside that I had actually never been inside the Round Barn. I hadn’t even been to the...

  • Commenting makes it to NewsOK Mobile

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    Our mobile site is awesome. All readers of The Digital Desk know that. I’ve told them before — I even called the launch date for mobile “one of my favorite days as NewsOK’s Digital Managing Editor.” And when I posted that on April 18, 2012, I also said that we were not finished: Because of...

  • Steve Lackmeyer goes live with hangout discussion

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    Another week. Another item scratched off the bucket list. I browsed NewsOK.com Tuesday morning and saw that business development reporter and OKC Central blogger Steve Lackmeyer had written a story to help spread the word about the live video event he had schedule for the following day. I...

  • NewsOK uses gallery, Facebook wall to celebrate Switzer’s 75th

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    We have put together some amazing photos galleries through the years here on NewsOK. We produce dozens of galleries each week in the state’s greatest continuous display of photo journalism. But my new favorite gallery of all time was published today in conjunction with  Barry Switzer’s...

  • Making a difference in Peru … (and buying a cow, too)

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    Remember that time you went to a foreign country and purchased a cow to offer as a gift to a school? No? Well, The Oklahoman’s editor remembers something like that. And it’s documented on NewsOK.com.   $(document).ready(function() {brightcove.createExperiences();});   Kelly...

  • The first signs of the Oklahoma City Thunder’s new season

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    The Oklahoma City Thunder season is here. I know this because I’ve seen a lot more activity on Twitter from Darnell Mayberry. Plus, he walked through the newsroom a couple days ago decked out in a suit  — and, frankly, that’s attire that’s generally not seen on sports journalists. A hush...

  • Wednesday’s Google+ hangout will center on energy independence

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Apr 18, 2013

    On Sunday, our energy coverage team of Adam Wilmoth, Jay F. Marks and Paul Monies was featured in The Oklahoman with the first leg of their two-week series on Energy Independence. But on Wednesday, they will be live on NewsOK.com with a Google+ hangout event at 9 a.m., featuring special guests...



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