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Elena Cresci

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Community Editor — The Guardian
Covers:  facebook, news, instagram, engagement, uk news, social networks, world news, twitter, readers, technology

Putting the Len in millennial @guardian. Presenter @5pump & @bento_de.

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Biography

Journalist working as a community coordinator at the Guardian. I deal with reader engagement across lots of different platforms, including Facebook and Twitter. If I'm not tweeting, I'm probably sewing or being really loud about something to do with Wales. Used to be a reporter for Media Wales in...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Trainee reporter for the Aldershot News and Mail. Very glam.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I used to have a pink typewriter when I was about 11, if that counts.

How is social media changing news?

Well, my job didn't exist before social media came along...