Radio

Http://LeonardSipes.Com There is a new generation of professionals creating audio and video. We are also creating and maintaining websites, shooting and editing photos and employing a wide array of new tech tools. What’s so special about us? We don’t have an ounce of formal training in any of the above. What’s so interesting about us? […]

Share

Http://LeonardSipes.Com I listen to a lot of tech-related podcasts on my daily commute via train every day. If one listens to the pundits the social world is the near future and traditional methods of communication will be permanently left behind. The observations are limited but understandable considering the well-documented decline in traditional media use. There’s […]

Share

“Sound is going to be bigger than video”

by admin on October 26, 2011

Http://LeonardSipes.Com “The Atlantic” recently offered an article titled “How Has the Internet Changed in the Last 5 Years?” and included an incredible presentation from Mary Meeker, a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Meeker’s report covers global digital trends including social, mobile and internet. She reports that time spent on social networking sites has […]

Share

Http://LeonardSipes.Com The Pew Research Center creates the best data on who uses the Internet and how it’s used. The latest data (citation below) states that the Internet is now the primary source of information for local business, education and restaurants. The survey looks at all forms of communication including television, newspapers, radio, the internet and […]

Share

            What’s your preferred format, radio or television? If you are going to create electronic media for your website or organization, what’s easier? Which format delivers the biggest bang for your buck? My choice is audio. An audio recordings are fairly easy to create and audio is web friendly. Even […]

Share

Social Media: Lessons Learned

by lensipes on January 17, 2010

Social media sites are popping up everywhere as more and more agencies are starting to incorporate them into their media outreach efforts. We created our federal social media site 3 years ago, and believe that the site has provided concrete benefits to our agency.

Share

Protecting The Public Through Social Media

by lensipes on January 17, 2010

The thrust of this article is an overview of the possibilities that social media affords the criminal justice community. By social media, I’m referring to radio and television on the Internet (podcasting), articles on the Internet (bloging) combined with more traditional efforts such as web site creation, a telephone answering system, e-mail and radio and television ads.

Share

Reaching the Public Through Social Media

by lensipes on January 17, 2010 · 4 comments

Today social media outlets provide unparalleled levels of information sharing and social networking.

Share

This article addresses the more general question of whether criminal justice agencies can have a favorable impact on public attitudes and perceptions.

Share