Author Archives: Bob Ringer

About Bob Ringer

I am a 21-year-old journalist and student at Minnesota State University, Mankato,born and raised in the shadow of the Twin Cities, in the suburb of Bloomington, Minnesota.

HTML Exercise

AboutHTML There is a lot more you can learn about HTML. And the best place to turn for complete information on any topic related to Web Design is, of course, the Web. The following sites offer helpful tutorials so you … Continue reading

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My Online Resume

 VisualCV.com is a great resource for sharing you resume with a wide range of people. The website allows you to display all the usual facets of a traditional resume as well as portfolio items and multimedia. Check out My visual … Continue reading

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John “the Baptist” Chisham riles up students at MSU

Chisham Met by LGBT Community, Hostile Crowd at Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato, Minn. — Reverend John “the Baptist” Chisham, a man notorious for his visits to Minnesota State University, Mankato, returned to campus Nov. 17. Reverend Chisham of the … Continue reading

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Legal Adventures in Online Journalism

In most every profession, there are rules and regulations a person must follow. Whether you are a chef, who must work within health and quality standards, or a construction foreman, who must meet building codes and follow safety guidlines, the … Continue reading

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Flip Video Story Critique

Shooting an effective video story is much more complicated than it seems. With a print story, really the only things a journalist needs to worry about are delivering the facts, writing clean, concise copy and meeting his or her deadline. It … Continue reading

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SEO News Release Practice

Contact Bob Ringer PR Consultant robert.ringer@mnsu.edu (612) 488-8888 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mankato Marathon a Success, 2,000-plus Runners Register First Mankato Marathon Represents Final Qualifier for Boston Marathon Mankato, Minn–The first annual Mankato Marathon, the final qualifying event for the famed … Continue reading

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Poynter News University: Language of the Image

After completing the Poynter News University course, Language of the Image, I have a new found appreciation for the power of images to tell a story.  The lesson was essentially an interactive vocabulary lesson.  It taught me about all the different aspects … Continue reading

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