Argentina: 'Memoji' that tells the news wins Innovation Award from Google and FOPEA

"'El emoji de la tapa' [the front page emoji], a project of the social media team of the newspaper La Capital [of Rosario, Argentina], won the Digital Journalistic Innovation Award 2022. The award recognizes journalistic projects that seek to connect with new audiences and news consumption trends in order to democratize access to information. Google Argentina and the Argentine Journalism Forum (FOPEA, by its acronym in Spanish) made the selection among more than one hundred proposals from all over the country.


'El emoji de la tapa' reviews every Wednesday three top stories of the week. It seeks to interact with Instagram, Twitter and Facebook followers. The objective of this weekly product is to highlight the main journalistic productions, while linking the paper edition with the digital format."

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