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Journalist's Toolbox Update: Oct. 6, 2015

Social media: LinkedIn has a great list of nine free social media tools , many which focus on analytics.

Data visualization: We've updated the Data Visualization page with several new tools, including Tik Tok Vertical Timeline Tool , CloudStitch Data Viz Tool and PixelMap Generator

Add data visualization: Here's a must-bookmark: US Local Data Portals , a Github account that lists dozens of data portals. One of my ASU Cronkite students, Court Jeffrey, introduced me to VennGage , a great infographic and data viz tool. and here area a couple of tools that can help with requesting public records and managing those requests: The FOIA Machine allows you to automate your FOIA requests.

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