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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 04/16/2014

Commenters: Verify your e-mail by April 23

You can follow the instructions within the blue bar notification on the comments sections for more information.

By Julia Carpenter  |  10:00 AM ET, 04/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:03 AM ET, 04/13/2014

Today’s front page: April 13, 2014

A detailed look at sexual assault in the military, the U.S. position on Scottish independence, Google’s lobbying power and unrest in eastern Ukraine lead today’s front page.

By Washington Post staff  |  08:03 AM ET, 04/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:46 PM ET, 03/31/2014

Announcing Social Show, a real-time social context layer

Read more on the launch of our new real-time social context layer, Social Show.

By Cory Haik  |  10:46 PM ET, 03/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:35 AM ET, 03/28/2014

How to geotag Cherry Blossom Festival photos and video on Twitter, Instagram

Want to participate in our region-wide mapping of cherry blossoms? Here’s how to do it.

By Phoebe Connelly  |  10:35 AM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 03/26/2014

Today’s front page: March 26, 2014

Secret Service agents, an Obamacare extension and Supreme Court arguments about corporations and religion lead today’s front page.

By TJ Ortenzi  |  10:39 AM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 03/26/2014

Verifying e-mail addresses for comments

Beginning on April 22, users who want to comment on The Washington Post will need to have an active e-mail address associated with their account.

By Julia Carpenter  |  10:37 AM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:48 AM ET, 03/03/2014

Today’s front page: March 3, 2014

Russia’s moves in Ukraine and the Academy Awards lead the page.

By Washington Post staff  |  08:48 AM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:24 PM ET, 02/28/2014

Sunday stock tables: Gone (for the moment) but not forgotten

When Sunday’s Business section did not contain the customary rundown of stock and mutual fund prices, readers were quick to notice.

By Alison Coglianese  |  07:24 PM ET, 02/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 09:42 PM ET, 02/27/2014

Comments: What is a Preferred Commenter?

We’ve introduced the Preferred Commenter option to give a space for public figures and story sources to share information when they are directly involved in a particular story.

By Julia Carpenter  |  09:42 PM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:54 AM ET, 02/07/2014

Today’s front page: February 7, 2014

Sochi, stroke warnings, salmonella and the immigration deal (or lack thereof) lead today’s paper.

By Washington Post staff  |  09:54 AM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:25 PM ET, 02/05/2014

Comments: An edit button for everyone

We’ve rolled out on all pages the updates to the commenting platform that we began before the holidays.

By Greg Barber  |  03:25 PM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:51 AM ET, 01/29/2014

Today’s front page: January 29, 2014

These are today’s top stories.

By Washington Post staff  |  12:51 AM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 12/26/2013

Today’s front page: December 26, 2013

Millions are about to lose unemployment benefits, NASA is thinking big (and on budget), and there are big questions about who should maintain NSA databases.

By Washington Post staff  |  10:12 AM ET, 12/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 12/10/2013

Washington Post becomes the first news site using Chromecast

The Post is the first news organization to allow you to play any of our videos on your TV set through the popular Chromecast device.

By Andrew Pergam  |  12:17 PM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 12/06/2013

Today’s front page: Remembering Nelson Mandela

A nation’s healer is dead.

By Washington Post staff  |  12:01 AM ET, 12/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 12/05/2013

Discussion: The implications of NSA cellphone surveillance

Readers discuss the implications of The Post’s latest report on government tracking of cellphones.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:03 PM ET, 12/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 11/26/2013

Disscussion: The Obamacare debate never slows

It’s clear that readers are both interested and concerned about how it will affect them personally, how it will affect the quality of health care generally and whether it is a good thing for the country.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:18 PM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:09 PM ET, 11/23/2013

Discussion: Mental illness gets increased attention

Death of Virginia state senator’s son prompts reflection on policies toward the mentally unstable.

By Doug Feaver  |  09:09 PM ET, 11/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 09:39 PM ET, 11/18/2013

Comments: New tools let you fix those typos

Thanks to a new set of commenting features that are rolling out now, users will have five minutes after they’ve posted a comment to go back and edit it.

By Greg Barber  |  09:39 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 11/15/2013

Today’s front page: November 15, 2013

Obama’s change to the health-care law and typhoon recovery lead our front page.

By Washington Post staff  |  11:09 AM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Discussion: A pregnant debate over maternity care

Readers respond to the hue and cry over one element of the new health-care law.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:55 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 11/07/2013

Discussion: The Chris Christie juggernaut?

Readers respond to a front-page article about the New Jersey governor’s prospects, after his big win, for 2016.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:27 PM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 11/06/2013

Discussion: The debate after the election

There are strong opinions as to what went right and what went wrong, depending on the political leanings of the writer.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:05 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 11/06/2013

Today’s front page: November 6, 2013

McAuliffe wins Virginia governor’s race

By Washington Post staff  |  09:20 AM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:12 PM ET, 11/01/2013

Discussion: Cuccinelli profile

The Post’s profile of the Republican candidate for Virginia governor was illuminating.

By Doug Feaver  |  07:12 PM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 07:12 PM ET, 11/01/2013

Discussion: How to end the government shutdown?

Readers weigh in with advice and discuss who’s to blame.

By Doug Feaver  |  07:12 PM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 10/28/2013

Today’s front page: October 28, 2013

Financial incentives for surgery, McAuliffe’s relationship with the Clintons, the Pentagon’s “Yoda” and the Redskins lead today’s paper.

By Washington Post staff  |  10:12 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Today’s front page: October 24, 2013

A new delay for Obamacare and revelations about America’s drone strikes in Pakistan lead the page.

By Washington Post staff  |  10:56 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Discussion: Poll finds major damage to GOP after shutdown

To say Americans are fed up with their national legislature would appear to be a significant understatement

By Doug Feaver  |  12:13 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Today’s front page: October 17, 2013

Congress passes bill to reopen government, extend debt limit.

By Washington Post staff  |  10:22 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 10/16/2013

Today’s front page: October 16, 2013

Senate leaders are working on a possible deal to raise the debt ceiling and end the shutdown.

By Washigton Post staff  |  10:44 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 10/15/2013

Discussion: Cuccinelli profile

The Post’s profile of the Republican candidate for Virginia governor was illuminating.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:54 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ask the Post

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 10/14/2013

Discussion: How to end the government shutdown?

Readers weigh in with advice and discuss who’s to blame.

By Doug Feaver  |  11:42 AM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Free of conflict in Jerusalem

Investigating possible conflict of interest at The Post’s Jerusalem bureau

By Doug Feaver  |  10:58 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Discussion: Is the call getting louder for a Redskins' name change?

Readers respond to columnist Mike Wise's suggestion that the Washington football team will change its name sooner or later.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:29 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 10/07/2013

Discussion: What's behind the government shutdown?

Our readers amuse themselves with various scenarios on what's going on.

By Doug Feaver  |  11:55 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 10/01/2013

Today's front page: October 1, 2013

The government shutdown leads the page

By Washington Post staff  |  10:59 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Today's front page: September 30, 2013

The federal government is on the brink of a shutdown.

By Washington Post staff  |  11:31 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 09/26/2013

Discussion: Ted Cruz, Obamacare and 'Green Eggs and Ham'

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) either accomplished something or didn’t, depending on where you stand.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:26 PM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 09:23 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Announcing Truth Teller beta, a better way to watch political speech

By Truth Teller Team  |  09:23 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 09/24/2013

System maintenance to block access to commenting early Wednesday

Scheduled system work will probably prevent posting of comments on Washington Post pages for several hours overnight Wednesday. We apologize for the inconvenience.

By Greg Barber  |  05:42 PM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 09/23/2013

Today’s front page: September 23, 2013

A memorial for Navy Yard shooting victims, the Nairobi mall attack and the search for life on Mars lead today’s front page.

By Washington Post staff  |  10:52 AM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:03 AM ET, 09/23/2013

Introducing Topicly, a visual way to consume The Washington Post

Topicly is designed to help you get news at a glance.

By Cory Haik  |  06:03 AM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 09/20/2013

Discussion: Mental illness and access to guns

Readers wonder how the Navy Yard gunman -- given his history -- was able to acquire his weapons.

By Doug Feaver  |  11:25 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 09/20/2013

Today’s front page: September 20, 2013

Updates about the Navy Yard shooting, Pope Francis’s interview and Iranian President’s UN debut lead the page.

By Washington Post staff  |  10:19 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:29 PM ET, 09/17/2013

After the Navy Yard shooting, a reporter witnesses a family’s painful vigil

After the Navy Yard shooting, Post reporter Ian Shapira witnessed a family’s painful vigil.

By Ian Shapira  |  05:29 PM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 09/17/2013

Navy Yard shooting sparks gun control discussion

How many times we have to go through this and how many lives we have to forfeit while the debate and the carnage continue?

By Doug Feaver  |  12:19 PM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 09/05/2013

Announcing Trendex: Surfacing videos with social

Trendex offers Post users a realtime view of stories that the social web is talking about.

By Cory Haik  |  12:11 PM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 09/02/2013

Today’s front page: September 2, 2013

Syria, the U.S. intelligence budget and the Virginia governor's race lead today's paper.

By Washington Post staff  |  10:11 AM ET, 09/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 08/30/2013

Today’s front page: August 30, 2013

"Black budget" documents obtained from Snowden detail spending at America's spy agencies.

By Washington Post staff  |  10:26 AM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 08/29/2013

Does maintaining credibility require an attack?

Post readers take issue with David Ignatius's op-ed column.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:48 PM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Editor's note

The Post is working to resolve the issue.

By Washington Post Editors  |  11:18 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Readers weigh in on Egypt

As the situation in Egypt deteriorates, readers wonder what role the United States should have played.

By Doug Feaver  |  11:09 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 11:43 AM ET, 08/08/2013

Commenters weigh in on Obama's decision to cancel Putin summit

Those who like the president think he did exactly the right thing. Others characterize the action as a sign of weakness or as a cynical political response.

By johnsont  |  11:43 AM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 07/23/2013

A racial split over the Zimmerman verdict

Readers respond to a Post poll finding that blacks overwhelmingly disapprove of the jury's decision.

By Doug Feaver  |  01:05 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Readers share complicated, conflicting views on race

Readers react to Richard Cohen's column on George Zimmerman's fear of Trayvon Martin.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:11 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 07:35 PM ET, 07/15/2013

A flurry of opinions about Zimmerman trial

Thousands respond to the trial's outcome, and to each other.

By Doug Feaver  |  07:35 PM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 07/10/2013

Judging McDonnell's actions

Readers debate the Post's reports on money and gifts given by a political donor to the governor of Virginia.

By Doug Feaver  |  03:46 PM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 07/01/2013

Highs and (mostly) lows of Washington's Metro

Readers weigh in on a Post news article and an op-ed column about Washington's Metro system.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:42 PM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 06/13/2013

Commenters: Here's what you need to know about the paywall

Here are some questions and answers about the Post's paywall that may be helpful to commenters.

By Bethonie Butler  |  09:58 AM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 06/12/2013

Introducing PostTV!

This week we are starting to roll out PostTV-- The Post's new online home for video.

By Andrew Pergam  |  09:39 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 06/05/2013

Publisher's letter: How the paywall will work

Introducing The Post's online subscription model, which will launch June 12.

By Katharine Weymouth  |  10:01 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Obama and racism: Dionne's analysis provokes a firestorm of reaction

A number of the comments can be described only as racist, while others reflected partisan political positions.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:43 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 02:53 PM ET, 05/20/2013

Last week's biggest coverup

President Obama summoning umbrellas from the Marines to shield himself and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a news conference was the runaway reader comment winner over the weekend.

By Doug Feaver  |  02:53 PM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 04/23/2013

Post readers debate the Boston bombings

Post readers discuss the decision to bring federal charges against a suspect, as well as the White House's handling of the case.

By Doug Feaver  |  12:59 PM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 04/15/2013

Opting out of school tests: Readers respond

A cross-section of reaction to the growing resistance to standardized testing.

By Doug Feaver  |  01:34 PM ET, 04/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 04/10/2013

Where Congress stands on guns: The team project with ProPublica

The Post and ProPublica teamed up to offer a detailed look at where Congress stands on gun control. You can contribute by helping track where your lawmaker plans to vote on upcoming gun legislation.

By Kat Downs  |  10:29 AM ET, 04/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:27 PM ET, 04/05/2013

The case of the vanished print button

Readers are writing to inquire about Post reporting, a coming paywall and more.

By Doug Feaver  |  04:27 PM ET, 04/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reader representative

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 03/29/2013

'Read In': How readers are consuming our journalism across the country, in real time

We just soft-launched a feature that shows where readers across the country are consuming Post journalism, in real time.

By Cory Haik  |  09:31 AM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 03/27/2013

Today's front page: Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Top stories and photos.

By TJ Ortenzi  |  10:01 AM ET, 03/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  a1, front page

Posted at 09:29 AM ET, 03/25/2013

Today's front page: March 25, 2013

Today's top stories.

By TJ Ortenzi  |  09:29 AM ET, 03/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  front page

Posted at 07:07 AM ET, 03/25/2013

Introducing an all-new version of our flagship iPad app

We're excited to roll out to you an all-new version of our flagship iPad app.

By Marty Baron  |  07:07 AM ET, 03/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 03/13/2013

How readers contributed to our 'gun number' story

After the magazine ran a story about nine Washington area residents whose lives had been affected by gun violence, readers responded with their own stories.

By Bethonie Butler  |  11:54 AM ET, 03/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 03/08/2013

Read comments on mobile Web

You can now read comments on The Post's mobile Web site. Posting is coming soon!

By Julia Beizer  |  03:23 PM ET, 03/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 03/05/2013

The Gun Moment: Behind WP Magazine's recent coverage

A look at how the Post is covering guns and the issues surrounding gun violence, gun control and gun rights.

By Bethonie Butler  |  10:27 AM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 02/27/2013

About Wednesday's 'impressionist' front page photo

Wednesday's edition of The Washington Post features an "impressionist" front page photo from photographer Michael Williamson.

By Bethonie Butler  |  11:31 AM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 02/19/2013

Long Reads: Follow new and classic Washington Post stories

Follow new and classic Washington Post stories on Longreads.

By Bethonie Butler  |  12:40 PM ET, 02/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 02/14/2013

Hax-Philes: Discuss advice in our new Hax forum!

Hax-Philes can discuss Carolyn Hax's columns, weekly chats and more in our new Hax forum.

By Bethonie Butler  |  12:43 PM ET, 02/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 02/04/2013

How to submit photos to the 2013 Peeps Diorama Contest

A step-by-step guide to submitting photos for the 2013 Peeps Diorama Contest.

By Bethonie Butler  |  10:00 AM ET, 02/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 01/29/2013

Introducing Truth Teller: Political fact-checking

Truth Teller is a prototype for a news application that aims to fact check political speeches in near realtime.

By Bethonie Butler  |  12:35 PM ET, 01/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cory haik, knight foundation, steven ginsberg, truth teller, washington post

Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 01/22/2013

Forums: Talk amongst yourselves

Conversation flows freely in the Post's new online forums.

By Greg Barber  |  04:56 PM ET, 01/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Changes to Washington Post comments

We've introduced exciting changes to Washington Post comments! You can now view your past comments and ignore comments from particular readers.

By Bethonie Butler  |  05:35 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comments

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 12/05/2012

Today's front page: December 5, 2012

Short summary of story

By TJ Ortenzi  |  08:53 AM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A1, front page

Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 12/03/2012

Today's front page: Dec. 3, 2012

Short summary of story

By Bethonie Butler  |  11:12 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  front page

Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 11/29/2012

Animating The Washington Post's home page with GIFs for Capitol Assets

Why we used a GIF to illustrate our Capitol Assets on the homepage and how The Post plans to use GIFs in the future.

By Bethonie Butler  |  04:55 PM ET, 11/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 11/29/2012

The Federal Diary celebrates 80 years

The Federal Diary, which covers the federal government and its workforce, launched 80 years ago on Nov. 29, 1932.

By Bethonie Butler  |  01:50 PM ET, 11/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  80th birthday, Federal Diary, Federal Diary anniversary, Federal Diary column, Federal workforce, Joe Davidson

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 11/06/2012

Election 2012: How the Post will call key races

Election 2012: How The Post will call key races

By Bethonie Butler  |  12:37 PM ET, 11/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barack obama, battleground states, calling elections, Campaign 2012, election 2012, election calls, election results, jason bartz, key races, mitt romney, serdar tumgoren, swing states, wilson andrews

Posted at 10:25 PM ET, 10/29/2012

Hurricane Sandy may impact Post home delivery

The storm may impact home delivery.

By Melissa Bell  |  10:25 PM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 10/19/2012

What’s your favorite #dcintersection?

Short summary of story

By Robert Samuels  |  12:13 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 10/11/2012

Washington Post now delivers to your home computer!

Washington Post now delivers to your home computer!

By Bethonie Butler  |  11:06 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ad, advertisement, nostalgia, the washington post, vintage Washington Post ad, washington post

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 10/11/2012

Washington Post now delivers to your home computer!

Washington Post now delivers to your home computer!

By Bethonie Butler  |  11:06 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  the washington post

Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 10/08/2012

Animating The Washington Post’s home page with GIFs for Capitol Assets

The Post's design team weighs in on why The Washington Post homepage illustrated our Capitol Assets series with a GIF image and how The Post plans to use GIFs in the future.

By Bethonie Butler  |  05:05 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  animated GIF, animated GIFs, Emily Chow, GIF, GIFs, graphic GIF, graphics, Post design, Post GIFs, Post graphics, The Atlantic Wire, The Guardian, Tumblr, Washington Post graphics

Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 10/08/2012

Post blogs getting a facelift

We've made exciting changes to Post blogs.

By Bethonie Butler  |  01:56 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  blog design, design changes, post blog design, post blogs, the washington post, washington post

Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 10/05/2012

Nationals or Senators? Depends on who you ask.

The Nationals or The Senators? When it comes to Nats history, it depends on who you ask.

By Bethonie Butler  |  05:01 PM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  1924, 1933, baseball, Bertram Abramson, J. Freedom du Lac, Nationals, Nats, NL East, Teddy Roosevelt, The Nationals, The Senators, World Series

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 10/04/2012

Who won the debate?

Who won last night's debate? Get a sense of the social reaction and what our experts are saying.

By Bethonie Butler  |  11:35 AM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2012 presidential debate, barack obama, debate, denver, election 2012, first presidential debate, mitt romney, obama, presidential debate, presidential election, romney, vote, who won the debate?

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 10/04/2012

Who won the debate?

Who won last night's debate? Get a sense of the social reaction and what our experts are saying.

By Bethonie Butler  |  11:35 AM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barack obama, election 2012, first presidential debate, mitt romney, presidential debate, presidential election, who won the debate?

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 08/20/2012

The Washington Post and the mobile Web: Meeting users where they are

Our all-new mobile Web site is rolling out to our smartphone audience gradually over the next several days. Here’s what we have in store.

By Julia Beizer  |  04:13 PM ET, 08/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 08/15/2012

Games and puzzles offerings expand for Washington Post readers

Dozens of interactive games added to The Washington Post.

By Washington Post Editors  |  02:30 PM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  games

Posted at 11:37 PM ET, 07/31/2012

Introducing @MentionMachine Social Index

@MentionMachine Social Index tracks Twitter mentions of companies in the NASDAQ-100.

By Cory Haik  |  11:37 PM ET, 07/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:15 PM ET, 05/20/2012

Exploring the White House visitors database

The White House visitor logs capture the ordinary (and extraordinary) pulse of the presidency, from state arrival ceremonies to bowling alley tours.

By Amanda Zamora  |  08:15 PM ET, 05/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 04/24/2012

Ezra Klein: Ask him anything

Have questions for Wonkblog’s Ezra Klein? Ask him anything.

By Bethonie Butler  |  01:23 PM ET, 04/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 04/23/2012

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

Have questions for Post editors? Submit them here or tweet them using #askthepost.

By Bethonie Butler  |  05:13 PM ET, 04/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 04/14/2012

The Washington Post launches a new site navigation

The redesign provides a much clearer and easier to use interface.

By Sarah Sampsel  |  12:00 PM ET, 04/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 03/07/2012

Question for Post editors? Submit it here.

Do you have a question for Post editors? Submit it here.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:10 AM ET, 03/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A

Posted at 05:27 AM ET, 02/27/2012

Washington Post Politics app for the iPad: An introduction

The app tells you everything you need to know about the latest election news and developments, delivered in one-of-a-kind graphical display and with stunning photography.

By Steven Ginsberg  |  05:27 AM ET, 02/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:13 PM ET, 02/26/2012

Introducing the Washington Post Politics App for iPad: a letter from the Executive Editor

By Marcus Brauchli  |  11:13 PM ET, 02/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 02/13/2012

Critique The Post’s front page: February 13

What do you think of The Post’s front page today? From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:08 AM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 02/06/2012

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

By Washington Post editors  |  08:30 AM ET, 02/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 01/30/2012

About our changes in comment threads and moderation

The Post introduces changes to its commenting platform and comment moderation.

By Jon DeNunzio  |  06:13 PM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 01/25/2012

Critique The Post’s front page: January 25

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By Washington Post editors  |  10:46 AM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 01/24/2012

Critique The Post’s front page: January 23

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By Washington Post editors  |  12:18 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 01/23/2012

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

Submit your questions for Post editors: Week of January 23, 2012.

By Washington Post editors  |  01:24 PM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 01/23/2012

Critique The Post’s front page: January 23

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By Washington Post editors  |  10:13 AM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 01/20/2012

Critique The Post’s front page: January 20

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By Washington Post editors  |  09:00 AM ET, 01/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 01/19/2012

Critique The Post’s front page: January 19

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By Washington Post editors  |  12:13 PM ET, 01/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 01/18/2012

Critique The Post’s front page: January 18

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By Washington Post editors  |  09:00 AM ET, 01/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 01/13/2012

Critique The Post’s front page: January 13

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By Washington Post editors  |  02:00 PM ET, 01/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 01/08/2012

Too much innovation at The Post?

In a recent column, Post ombudsman Patrick Pexton wonders if The Post is innovating too quickly. Managing Editor Raju Narisetti responds.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:21 PM ET, 01/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daily Roundup, Q&A

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 01/05/2012

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

Do you have questions for the Post? Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo or anything in between, post your question in the thread below.

By Washington Post editors  |  02:15 PM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 01/05/2012

Critique The Post’s front page: January 5

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By Washington Post editors  |  10:41 AM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 01/04/2012

Critique The Post’s front page: January 4

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By Washington Post editors  |  11:02 AM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 01/03/2012

Changes on Pages A1 and A2 of The Post

Read about the changes on Pages A1 and A2 of The Post.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:10 AM ET, 01/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daily Roundup

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 12/30/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 30

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By Washington Post editors  |  11:42 AM ET, 12/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 12/29/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 29

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By Washington Post editors  |  11:36 AM ET, 12/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 12/28/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 28

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By Washington Post editors  |  09:50 AM ET, 12/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 12/22/2011

The Washington Post’s most innovative journalism of the year

In 2011, The Washington Post used a variety of techniques and technology to bring to life this year’s biggest news stories. We want you to vote on your favorites.

By Mark S. Luckie  |  08:00 AM ET, 12/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daily Roundup

Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 12/21/2011

Notable deaths in 2011: Why did The Post publish a separate gallery featuring African Americans?

We respond to criticism of the Post for pulling together a gallery on prominent African Americans who died in 2011.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:14 PM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 12/20/2011

Seat Pleasant 59: Behind the series

Lynda Robinson, editor of the Seat Pleasant 59 series, explains how the story came about.

By Lynda Robinson  |  08:00 AM ET, 12/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 12/19/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 19

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By Washington Post editors  |  10:52 AM ET, 12/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 12/14/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 14

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By Washington Post editors  |  03:21 PM ET, 12/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 12/13/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 13

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By Washington Post editors  |  10:14 AM ET, 12/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 12/12/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 12

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By Washington Post editors  |  11:29 AM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 12/12/2011

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

Do you have questions for the Post? Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo or anything in between, post your question in the thread below.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:25 AM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 12/09/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 9

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By Washington Post editors  |  11:29 AM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 12/08/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 8

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By Washington Post editors  |  12:07 PM ET, 12/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 12/07/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 7

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By Washington Post editors  |  10:55 AM ET, 12/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 12/06/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 6

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By Washington Post editors  |  10:04 AM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 12/05/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: December 5

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By Washington Post editors  |  02:20 PM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 12/01/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Dec. 1

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By Washington Post editors  |  11:16 AM ET, 12/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 11/30/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Nov. 30

What do you think of The Post’s front page today? From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:29 AM ET, 11/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 11/29/2011

Editors’ note: New choices for washingtonpost.com readers

Now you can take your pick: a Washington Post homepage with more D.C.-region headlines, or a homepage with mostly U.S. and international headlines.

By Raju Narisetti  |  10:00 AM ET, 11/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 11/28/2011

Submit your questions for Post editors

By Washington Post editors  |  09:19 AM ET, 11/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 11/28/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Nov. 28

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By Washington Post editors  |  09:11 AM ET, 11/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 11/23/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Nov. 23

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By Washington Post editors  |  10:41 AM ET, 11/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 11/22/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Nov. 22

What do you think of The Post’s front page today? From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:33 AM ET, 11/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 11/14/2011

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

Submit your questions about our news coverage, Web site and more.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:43 AM ET, 11/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 11/11/2011

Local election results: Why couldn’t I find them?

A reader asks why it was difficult to find local elections results on the Post’s Web site.

By Washington Post editors  |  02:13 PM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 11/10/2011

Chief Experience Officer Laura Evans answers your questions

Laura Evans, the Post’s chief experience officer, whose role is to make sure Post products are engaging and easy to use, answers 25 questions about The Post.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:19 AM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A, Who Does What

Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 11/10/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Nov. 10

What do you think of The Post’s front page today? From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:29 AM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 11/04/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Nov. 4

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By Washington Post editors  |  10:28 AM ET, 11/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:20 AM ET, 11/01/2011

Reprints and permissions

Back issues, articles, photos, videos and cartoons.

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Tags:  FAQ

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 10/31/2011

Questions for Post editors: Submit them here

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  04:06 PM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 10/27/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Oct. 27

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By Washington Post editors  |  10:48 AM ET, 10/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 10/21/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Oct. 21

What do you think of The Post’s front page today? From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:27 AM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 10/18/2011

Why does The Post refer to military decorations as being ‘won’?

A reader asks why some Post stories refer to military decorations as having been “won,” as opposed to “received.”

By Washington Post editors  |  09:58 AM ET, 10/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 10/17/2011

Submit your questions for Post editors

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:02 AM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 10/13/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Oct. 13

What do you think of The Post’s front page today? From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:19 AM ET, 10/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 10/12/2011

Q&A: Why don’t more Post reporters respond to reader comments?

A reader asks why more Post reporters don’t respond to reader comments on their blog posts and stories.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:36 AM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 10/11/2011

Q&A: Why isn’t Gary Johnson included in the Republican Debate?

A reader asks why a Republican presidential candidate isn’t included in the Bloomberg/Washington Post Republican Presidential Debate

By Washington Post editors  |  05:42 PM ET, 10/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 10/10/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Oct. 10

What do you think of The Post’s front page today? From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:09 AM ET, 10/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 10/10/2011

Submit your questions for Post editors: Week of Oct. 10

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:39 AM ET, 10/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:33 PM ET, 10/07/2011

More on mobile: What would you like to see?

We’ve gotten great feedback on the issues readers are having with The Post’s mobile site, and our mobile team wants to hear from you!

By Julia Beizer  |  01:33 PM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A, Helpdesk

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 10/06/2011

Q&A: Is The Post ignoring the Fast and Furious gun operation?

Readers say that the Post is ignoring the Fast and Furious scandal. Is it true? Post editors respond.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:34 PM ET, 10/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 10/06/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Oct. 6

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By Washington Post editors  |  09:42 AM ET, 10/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 10/05/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Oct. 5

What do you think of The Post’s front page today? From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently.

By Washington Post editors  |  08:53 AM ET, 10/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 10/04/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Oct. 4

What do you think of The Post’s front page today? From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:43 AM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 10/03/2011

Q&A: Wall Street protests: Is The Post covering them?

Readers ask why The Post isn’t devoting more coverage to the recent “Occupy Wall Street” protests.

By Washington Post editors  |  04:13 PM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 10/03/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Oct. 3

What do you think of The Post’s front page today? From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:50 AM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 10/03/2011

Submit your questions for Post editors

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:12 AM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 09/30/2011

Helpdesk: Accessing Post mobile content

Readers send feedback about accessing Post content on their mobile phones.

By Washington Post editors  |  04:24 PM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 09/30/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Sept. 30

From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently on today’s front page.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:08 AM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:43 AM ET, 09/30/2011

Capital Weather Gang: Calling all Weather Watchers

The Capital Weather Gang is looking for weather enthusiasts to join its community of Weather Watchers.

By Washington Post editors  |  08:43 AM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 09/29/2011

Q&A: Why won't your Web site auto-detect my phone's browser?

Our newsroom mobile guru responds to a reader’s question about our mobile site.

By Washington Post editors  |  03:34 PM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 09/29/2011

Q&A: Readers question The Post’s front-page photo choice

Michel du Cille, director of photography, responds to criticisms from readers about a front page photo depicting the Washington Monument with a jet flying close by.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:25 AM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 09/29/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Sept. 29

From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently on the Post’s front page today.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:46 AM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 09/27/2011

Q&A: Why hasn’t The Post updated its “Fixing D.C. Schools” interactive?

A reader asks why The Post hasn’t updated a popular and detailed interactive on D.C. schools. Education editor Nick Anderson responds.

By Washington Post editors  |  03:51 PM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 09/27/2011

Twitter Q&A: Links in stories; Post Social Reader; digital publishing guidelines

Managing Editor Raju Narisetti talked about The Post’s new Social Reader, links in stories and our digital publishing guidelines in a Twitter chat with the American Society of News Editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:47 AM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:37 AM ET, 09/27/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Sept. 27

From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently on the Post’s front page today.

By Washington Post editors  |  08:37 AM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 09/26/2011

Q&A: World news vs. political coverage

A reader asks about the ratio of political to world news coverage at The Post and other mainstream media outlets.

By Washington Post editors  |  05:49 PM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 09/26/2011

Critique The Post’s front page: Sept. 26

From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently on the Post’s front page today.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:38 AM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:06 AM ET, 09/26/2011

Submit your questions for Post editors: Week of Sept. 26

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  06:06 AM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 09/24/2011

Post Ombudsman, readers weigh in on slow page load time

By Washington Post editors  |  01:37 PM ET, 09/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 09/23/2011

Style Editor Frances Stead Sellers answers your questions

Readers sent in questions for Post Style Editor Frances Stead Sellers. Here, she weighs in on everything from The Post’s Fashion Week coverage to Sunday Style.

By Washington Post editors  |  01:07 PM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Who Does What, Q&A

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 09/23/2011

Q&A: Why do I have to register to read Post articles?

Editors respond to a common question from Post readers about why they have to register to read online articles.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:55 PM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:28 AM ET, 09/23/2011

Critique the Post’s front page: Sept. 23

From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently on the Post’s front page today.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:28 AM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 09/22/2011

Introducing the Washington Post Social Reader

Read about the Washington Post Social Reader.

By Washington Post editors  |  04:01 PM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:15 PM ET, 09/22/2011

Q&A: Subscriptions, sports photography and other reader questions

Washington Post editors weigh in on managing your subscription, the Post’s position on altered images and other reader questions.

By Washington Post editors  |  03:15 PM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:54 AM ET, 09/22/2011

Critique the Post’s front page: Sept. 22

From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently on the Post’s front page today.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:54 AM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 09/21/2011

Q&A: Social Security outlook; News vs. analysis; Five Myths

Washington Post editors weigh in on social security, analysis vs. news and the Post’s Five Myths series.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:57 PM ET, 09/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 09/21/2011

Critique the Post’s front page: Sept. 21

From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently on the Post’s front page today.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:36 AM ET, 09/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 09/20/2011

Q&A: Would the Post ever charge readers to leave comments on a story?

Post editors answer reader questions about our Web site and news coverage.

By Washington Post editors  |  02:59 PM ET, 09/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 09/20/2011

Critique the Post’s front page: Sept. 20

From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently on the Post’s front page today.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:51 AM ET, 09/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Q&A: Why the inaccurate headlines? How do you choose photos for the front page? Politico’s influence

Post editors answer reader questions about our Web site and news coverage.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:53 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Critique the Post’s front page: Sept. 19

From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently on the Post’s front page.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:16 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 09/16/2011

Welcome to Ask The Post

Managing Editor Raju Narisetti welcomes readers to Ask The Post, an ongoing conversation between Post readers and the Post newsroom.

By Raju Narisetti  |  12:12 PM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 09/16/2011

Q&A: Submit your questions for Post editors

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:28 AM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 09/16/2011

Critique the Post’s front page: Sept. 16

From headlines to story placement, tell us what you like, don’t like and what you would have done differently in the comments section below.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:21 AM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 09/16/2011

Style editor Frances Stead Sellers: Call for reader questions

Do you have questions for Style editor Frances Stead Sellers? Sellers took over the Post’s Style section in mid-August, after editing health and science stories.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:13 AM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:07 AM ET, 09/16/2011

Helpdesk: Reporting offensive comments

Each week, we’ll spotlight bugs and improvements across the site and let you know what readers have been e-mailing our interactivity and customer care teams about.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:07 AM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 09/16/2011

About Ask The Post

Welcome to Ask The Post. We hope this page will build on the ongoing conversations between the Post newsroom and readers.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:58 AM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)