New York Daily News Editor Holding Online Chat Today

By Jerry Barmash Comment

The New York Daily News is taking advantage of the social media with an online chat. Editor in Chief Kevin Convey will conduct the live chat on this afternoon from 1 to 2 p.m.

A spokesperson for the newspaper says it’s easy enough to join the chat room. To participate, readers can simply visit the aforementioned website and click on the link at the top of the homepage or go directly to

The chat is a part of Convey’s goal to connect with Daily News readers; it follows the recent launch of his Twitter account @NYDNKevinConvey and a series of listening breakfasts he has hosted around the city in recent months. Convey was named Editor in Chief of the Daily News in September 2010.