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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 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 — 3,812 followers, 84,450 tweets

Nov 18, 2017

RT @ptr_yeung: Anyway, I’ll be reporting it. Thanks for the solidarity. I’ve got very low battery and have a date, so over and out 💪🏽

Nov 18, 2017

RT @ptr_yeung: When the people who are supposed to be helping and protecting us act like that, trying to sweep it under the carpet…

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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