Social Media Producer at The Wall Street Journal
Online Media | Greater New York City Area, US
Elana Zak is a social journalist and blogger who can write about anything from hot topics in public health to the latest technology trends to big issues in a small town. She is passionate about social media and finding ways to engage and connect with readers.
You can almost always find her on Twitter, joining different Tweet chats or simply talking to new people. A continuous student, Elana is always looking to learn new tools and hone her writing skills, whether it be through a class or scouring the web for the latest online design tutorial.
Specialties: Writing, reporting, blogging, CMS, SEO, interviewing people, editing, filming and editing video, basic knowledge of HTML, compiling and creating newsletters, social media community manager.
2012 - Present
Social Media Producer / The Wall Street Journal
Blogger / Muck Rack
Blogger / mediabistro.com
Writer/News coordinator / Boston University School of Public Health
Reporter/Assistant Editor / GateHouse Media New England
Intern / The Post-Standard
Intern / CosmoGirl Magazine
Intern / Boston Globe - Globe West Bureau