Alan Herzberger
Newsroom Management Digital Managing Editor

Alan Herzberger is the Digital Managing Editor for and The Oklahoman. He focuses on content within OPUBCO Communications Group’s variety of digital products.

He’s been with The Oklahoman since 1997, when he joined the sports department. He has focused on NewsOK and other digital products since 2000.

  • Share your Oklahoma State Fair photos with NewsOK Now

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    We launched the NewsOK Now iPhone app and website just as summer was beginning. We pushed it a bit with some special events — an air show, OKC Fest and the Fourth of July. We continued to receive some newsy and artistic photos as people began to become aware of the product. We learned that […]

  • Friday night football lights up NewsOK; take a seat in our online bleachers

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Fri, Sep 5, 2014

    High school football is always a big deal on If you’ve spent any time on our website on a Friday night or Saturday morning, that should not be a surprising statement. We cover the Friday night games with live coverage from reporters and experts around the state. Log on from wherever you are on […]

  • Help The Oklahoman name the narrators

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Sun, Aug 31, 2014

    We’re awaiting a new arrival in the coming weeks. There will be two new voices on our team, and they will be working for you. We need to name them, and we want you to help. The Oklahoman is preparing to launch a mobile application that would allow you to listen to stories from our […]

  • Entertaining moments on NewsOK welcomed in a week of serious news

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Fri, Aug 29, 2014

    It’s been a serious couple of weeks. has had updates every day — many times per day — on the unrest in Ferguson. And the site has had the gruesome updates of journalist James Foley killed by Islamic State extremists. And it has had local stories on teacher shortages, high teen birth rates and […]

  • Email newsletters: A great way to find what’s new on NewsOK

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Fri, Aug 15, 2014

    Years ago, we were very proud about launching our new feature on Here I am, writing about it — 13 years later. And it’s still perhaps the best way to get our content delivered to you digitally every day. I’m talking about email newsletters.   We have more than a dozen of them — […]

  • NewsOK Contributors ready to be the next big thing

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Wed, Aug 6, 2014

    Contributors are the next big thing for NewsOK. As we’ve expanded in recent years, there’s always something that trends on NewsOK, making up the bulk of traffic growth. If you look at it historically, you can see the trends clearly. I’ve been here awhile, so I can point out a few.  There was the blogging […]

Alan Herzberger Sat, Jan. 31 2015 04:52:30 PM CST On Facebook, Oklahoma City doctor jokes about raid on clinic LINK
Alan Herzberger Fri, Jan. 23 2015 06:11:39 PM CST RT @Tiffanyg89: This is neat! Check out our digital speed painting of #Birdman LINK We'll have more as we get closer to t…
Alan Herzberger Thu, Jan. 01 2015 09:08:43 PM CST Thank you, Doug McNiven ... and all of our readers LINK
Alan Herzberger Fri, Dec. 12 2014 11:06:15 AM CST I made it downtown to see the #BigScreenOK LINK
Alan Herzberger Fri, Nov. 28 2014 09:41:55 AM CST @aliciakelly966 @TheOklahoman ... (cont.) Can you email me your info at or call 475-3914. We'll solve this issue.
Alan Herzberger Fri, Nov. 28 2014 09:41:23 AM CST @aliciakelly966 @TheOklahoman We can help. Sorry for the confusion there. Our customer support team can't find a phone # for your account...
Alan Herzberger Mon, Nov. 24 2014 08:59:31 AM CST The Archivist: Thanksgiving sentiments seem timeless LINK
Alan Herzberger Wed, Nov. 19 2014 12:29:19 PM CST Meant to include a picture of community conversation in #downtownokc. Here it is. LINK
Alan Herzberger Wed, Nov. 19 2014 12:27:06 PM CST Listening to @kelfry, Tim Ulrich and Nathan D. Carr talk about humanity at community conversation in #downtownokc
Alan Herzberger Mon, Nov. 03 2014 09:37:11 AM CST Hearts skipped a beat last week when the Hefner canal goats’ guard dog, Otto, slipped the bonds to freedom. LINK
Alan Herzberger Fri, Oct. 31 2014 10:48:42 AM CST RT @ErikHorneOK: .@anthonyVslater is talking Russell Westbrook's injury on the live chat at 11 a.m. Don't miss ->> (LINK)
Alan Herzberger Wed, Oct. 29 2014 08:55:27 AM CST Create a playoff. Change the selection process. Doesn’t matter. The more things change, the more they stay the same. LINK
Alan Herzberger Tue, Oct. 28 2014 01:38:58 PM CST RT @TheOklahoman: A newsroom pano from our new building downtown. LINK
Alan Herzberger Tue, Oct. 28 2014 12:18:54 PM CST Here it is @ywalker: @kelfry just led group through live poll and created a word cloud of what word means journalism. LINK
Alan Herzberger Tue, Oct. 28 2014 11:44:01 AM CST Ready to listen to @kelfry speak to Dialogue Institute at the Turkish House. LINK
Alan Herzberger Mon, Oct. 27 2014 10:36:52 AM CST When you're watching the Thunder game, pick up your phone and visit NewsOK LINK
Alan Herzberger Fri, Oct. 24 2014 11:08:49 AM CST RT @nolan50ok: Sentencing for murderer Kevin Sweat now delayed a full hour after disturbance just outside courtroom in Okemah.
Alan Herzberger Tue, Oct. 21 2014 04:47:44 PM CST RT @Tiffanyg89: Passionate about writing or photography? Join our contributor network. We provide feedback and coaching. Details: LINK
Alan Herzberger Tue, Oct. 21 2014 10:17:54 AM CST RT @DjakobUnchained: Go pick up a copy of @TheOklahoman today and check out my photo featured on page 11A! Thanks for running it! LINK
Alan Herzberger Mon, Oct. 20 2014 10:16:26 PM CST RT @jasonkersey: ICYMI: Tulsa World photographer Mike Simon's classy apology to #Sooners WR @sterl_shep3: LINK