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New York, NY
Head of Growth — Vocativ
Covers:  social media, breaking news

Head of Growth at @Vocativ. Sorry about the sports tweets, kinda. Email: Steph@vocativ.com.

How is social media changing news?

It isn't just changing news- it IS the new breaking news newsroom. It is where it all happens.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Over email- StephanieH@Mashable.com.

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

I'm a Old Tweetdeck devotee.

“We’re eliminating your position.”

“We’re eliminating your position.”
medium.com — Four simple words, and my life came crashing down. Media industry layoffs happen all the time... to other people, not to you. You work in social media, you'll be fine. Those teams are growing, not shrinking. You're safe. You're wrong. It's amazing how much everything can change in an instant - and did.

The Wedding of John Seth Anderson & Michael Adam Ferguson

The Wedding of John Seth Anderson & Michael Adam Ferguson
storify.com — A federal judge just struck down Utah's same-sex marriage ban and said it is unconstitutional. So, Seth Anderson and Michael Ferguson are getting married. Right now.

Airtime Helps Student Land Internship: Will it Work for Hiring?

Airtime Helps Student Land Internship: Will it Work for Hiring?
mashable.com — When Daniel Wein told his mother the story of how he had just landed an internship using a social video chat service, her only response was "You got an internship where?" He quickly told his mother that this was not ChatRoulette. Wein was using Airtime.

Why Twitter's Two-Step Authentication Won't Stop Big Twitter Hacks

Why Twitter's Two-Step Authentication Won't Stop Big Twitter Hacks
buzzfeed.com — Twitter has " finally " added two-step authentication to all accounts (always with the "finally," tech writers). This lets you require a one-off text message code every time you log in. Nobody without access to your phone can log into your account; ergo, only you can log into your account.

New Yorkers Mourn The Man Allegedly Murdered For Being Gay

New Yorkers Mourn The Man Allegedly Murdered For Being Gay
buzzfeed.com — Two blocks outside my door this morning, a memorial has formed. RIP, Mark Carson. On Sunday night, hundreds gathered at the corner of Sixth Avenue and Eighth Street in Manhattan's Greenwich Village neighborhood to mourn 32-year-old Mark Carson, who died Friday night after being shot by a man who was taunting him for being gay.
May 02, 2016

@RealDarrenCohen that's when everyone is going the same way. Sidewalks have different rules.

May 02, 2016

I will never be ok with people who don't understand the basic concept of WALK ON THE RIGHT.

May 02, 2016

Meet the Leicester City player forced to watch their impossible championship 8 time zones, a continent & ocean away httpvoc.tv/26MsKP2

May 02, 2016

RT @funnyordie: 'Space Jam 2' will be 88 minutes of Bugs Bunny negotiating bonuses & endorsement deals only to leave the Tune Squad to play…

May 02, 2016

RT @vocativ: WhatsApp is being shut down in Brazil for 3 days due to an encryption dispute voc.tv/24upaqO pic.twitter.com/w0sdHD4YDi


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