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Mark Frankel

Social Media Editor — BBC
Covers:  news & current affairs, #socialmedia

Social Media Editor BBC News, 2018 Visiting Nieman Harvard Fellow & #LFC fan. My views here

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I have day-to-day oversight of the BBC's eyewitness media unit (UGC Hub) and largest social media accounts for news. This involves managing a team of audience engagement producers and writers posting regular content to accounts including @BBCBreaking, BBC News on ...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Working for a Japanese news agency

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

It's redefining both delivery and choice in news and opening up journalism to a much wider public


2017 - Social Video (News and Information)
For BBC News and BBC Stories

Online Media Award

2016 - Best Twitter Feed
@BBCBreaking won an award.