Foxyea.com continues to provide webmedia support to Access Sacramento’s AccessLocal.TV Neighborhood News program. Here are the hi-lights from our Youth Neighborhood News Development report for 2012!

October 2010 through December 2010 – 20 AccessLocal.TV Posts

•Access Sacramento forms Neighborhood News partnerships with South Sacramento Non-Profits utilizing WordPress Multisite

•AccessLocal.TV creates accounts for Neighborhood News Partners to control their own content and edit their own stories.

•AccessLocal.TV Pilot Content provided by Access Sacramento staff and volunteers.

•Members can upload Stories, Images, and Videos about their Neighborhoods.

•Feedback from Neighborhood News Partners about features and work flow is implemented into site updates.

•AccessLocal.TV hosts workshops to train the trainers on using WordPress to post content.

•South Sacramento Partners begin posting content with images and video.

•Feedback from Neighborhood News Partners about features and work flow is implemented into site updates.

January 2011 through June 2011 – 120 AccessLocal.TV Posts

•Social Media Sharing is Added to all stories and pages of AccessLocal.TV

•Youth Media Forum creates Youth Driven Neighbordhood News Videos.

•AccessLocal.TV home page begins to rotate images linking to other Youth Driven News sites in Sacramento.

•AccessLocal.TV and AccessSacramento host Local Media Open House featuring commercial and non-profit news organizations featuring websites and videos with free wifi and giveaways.

•AccessLocal.TV features CAEndowment Building Healthy Communities Video showcasing youth driven content in South Sacramento.

•Stories from Neighborhood News Partners showcase community center activities.

•New Member Accounts are added at the request of Neighborhood News Partners.

•Feedback from Neighborhood News Partners about features and work flow is implemented into site updates.

July 2011 through December 2011 – 341 AccessLocal.TV Posts

•AccessLocal.TV becomes aggregated by Sacramento Bee’s SacConnect and News10 My Neighbordhood programs.

•Youth Media Task Force Formed to bring additional stories and Videos to AccessLocal.TV.

•Isaac Gonzalez is hired on a part time basis to develop Youth Driven Neighbordhood News content and trainings.

•AccessLocal.TV design is updated and new design is researched and developed with feedback from content providers and Neighborhood News Partners.

•Feedback from Neighborhood News Partners about features and work flow is implemented into site updates.

January 2012 through June 2012 – 725 AccessLocal.TV Posts

•New AccessLocal.TV design is implemented featuring full page for desktops and mobile enhanced layout.

•Youth Internship Program is announced to add Youth Driven Neighbordhood News Content.

•Isaac Gonzalez begins working on a full time basis creating content and training Non-Profit Partners.

•AccessLocal.TV and AccessSacramento host second Local Media Open House featuring commercial and non-profit news organizations featuring websites and videos with free wifi and giveaways.

•Feedback from Neighborhood News Partners about features and work flow is implemented into site updates.

June 2012 through December 2012 – 1,110 AccessLocal.TV Posts

•AccessLocal.TV Youth Neighbordhood News Correspondent program is established headed by Isaac Gonzalez, youth are paid and trained to produce stories, images, and videos.

•AccessLocal.TV implements the AccessLocal.TV GeoLocator to feature maps on every page of the website showing where in Sacramento stories are written about.

•AccessLocal.TV GeoLocator post view features the CA Endowment Building Healthy Communities Zone outline showing South Sacramento Neighborhood News Impact.

•AccessLocal.TV hosts a Youth Driven Media live broadcast from SacramentoPress featuring live video chat guest appearances from 2 Sacramento HighSchools.

•Youth Neighborhood News Correspondent produced Podcasts are added.

•Video Production Green Screen equipment, support, and training are established for Neighborhood News Partners.

•Feedback from Neighborhood News Partners about features and work flow is implemented into site updates.