Have a smartphone? Be a citizen contributor for Berks Community Media! So•Lo is a ‘social, local’ platform that wants you to share your experiences in Berks County! Using a smartphone and a simple, yet effective reporting format, record a video or take a photo of events happening in front of you as they unfold.
•Upload 60-second videos of events around you
•Share uploaded news reports on social media, via email and text message
•Rate whether stories are newsworthy or not, and follow trending stories
•Post and respond to So•Lo Assignments for stories you want to hear more on.
•Categorize stories by location or content
•Unedited, unfiltered citizen journalism
With So•Lo you are the reporter and you decide what is relevant based on your reporting and your viewing. Users trend news items in your community. A rating system by So•Lo users validates content and accuracy. An Alerts function allows you to track stories of interest and share on social media. So•Lo is the eyes and ears of the people around Berks.
Show the world you were there.
What’s going on around you?