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Ravin Sampat

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London
Assistant Editor — BBC
As seen in: BBC
Covers:  digital trends, citizen journalism, india, #facebook, world news, social media, youtube, social trends, british sport, #twitter
Doesn't Cover: gardening

Assistant Editor/Exec @BBCStories. @OnestoWatch_TV alum. @EdinburghTVFest advisory committee 😁 (Un)happy Gooner. ✂️ promo's since 1984. ❤️☕️ Views=mine

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Biography

Journalist and Digital innovator with the BBC World Service. Audience Engagement Producer for BBC Trending. Social media + UGC journalist for BBC News.

In my role I use real-time digital and social data to drive editorial decisions, social newsgathering, content creation, engagement and overall ...

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@_Sampat — 3,824 followers, 84,581 tweets

RT @Ratchet1973: Its taken 18 years and this article to realise there is a name for the mental abuse I received in a long term relat… https://t.co/vpHUTWbYgC
Really enjoying the joys of reading again, in 2018 - #ThePower - WHAT A BOOK!
@TheTotallyShow hi - when’s the football Italia show out?
RT @TwitterMoments: Pakistani women are speaking up about child sexual abuse after the rape and death of seven-year-old Zainab Ansari.  https://twitter.com/i/moments/952963624317972480 
RT @NewsWhip: “It’s been talked about for ages but I think 2018 will see a significant shift into personalisation.” @_sampat of… https://t.co/buTEj5cxFD
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Features Writer

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes

How is social media changing news?

By providing an alternative output

Awards

The Europas

2011 - Best Startup
Highly Commended for Best Media Startup 2011