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    FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    Fanatic --

    I want your opinion on something. Every week, I transcribe CPR's press conference. I don't mind doing this, but it takes FOREVER. I just got everything ready so now, I can post the presser in audio format.

    Which do you prefer? The text or the audio...or both?

    If I were to stop typing out the entire presser, I'd have a lot more time for features, analysis etc. Just picking your brain here. Please give me some constructive feedback. This is your site.



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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    I never read it, and would probably listen to the audio if it was there...



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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    Audio! Thanks, Chris!



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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    I usually watch it on cyclones.com. Audio should work for those that don't want to go there.



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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    I prefer the text personally because I can't really listen to the podcasts or audio when I'm on the computer in my lab. You do a great job with everything concerning this site though so do what works for you.



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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    i never read it, but would also prob listen to the audio.



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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    never read it...save your time and just post audio.... Also was going to ask, who do you do the pre and post game call in show's for... is there anyway to get that on podcast or archived??

    thanks



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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    I don't think I've ever read the entire transcript. I think a recap with some analysis of the high points would be enough for me.


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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    I read it, but honestly, any quotes from him in the presser that are worthwhile, you or any other media member are going to have in their stories. I say toss it out.



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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Fanatic --

    I want your opinion on something. Every week, I transcribe CPR's press conference. I don't mind doing this, but it takes FOREVER. I just got everything ready so now, I can post the presser in audio format.

    Which do you prefer? The text or the audio...or both?

    If I were to stop typing out the entire presser, I'd have a lot more time for features, analysis etc. Just picking your brain here. Please give me some constructive feedback. This is your site.
    I prefer the text


    "Not at the table Carlos."

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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    I don't pay a cent for the best Cyclone site ever, so I say whatever makes life easier on the guy that owns the shop is the best course of action.



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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    I don't read it.


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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    Thanks for your input. Today, I'm going to try posting the audio and then I'll write a column featuring what I felt were some of the highlights. We'll try it out this way for a week and see what you all think. Thanks again.



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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    I bet there is at least one person on here that would type it out for you in exchange for coupons.




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    Re: FEEDBACK WANTED on press conference coverage

    Agreed with others above- audio and written highlights would probably be good enough.



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