TITLE

Creating a New Town Square

AUTHOR(S)
McCarthy, Leslie Dreyfous
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Winter2005, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's views on a local newspaper in Half Moon Bay, California and the online citizen journalism Web site Coastsider.com. It reveals the flaws of the local newspaper. It praises Coastsider.com and its creator Barry Parr. It describes the features of the Web site.
ACCESSION #
19403322

 

Related Articles

  • Will pay sites be set free? Saba, Jennifer // Editor & Publisher;Aug2007, Vol. 140 Issue 8, p11 

    The article considers the viability of making the WSJ.com, the online version of "The Wall Street Journal," a free web site. The online journal operates on hybrid model that generates revenue from subscribers and advertisers. David Verklin, CEO of Carat Americas, says the online journal would...

  • The future in their hands. Choueke, Mark // Marketing Week;3/30/2006, Vol. 29 Issue 13, p24 

    The article discusses the impact of the advent of the Internet on national newspaper proprietors in Great Britain. Consumer behavior contributed much to the increasing popularity of online newspapers. Thus, newspaper brands are facing a new challenge. In order to be with the trend, newspaper...

  • Web ad revenue up against The Wall. Saba, Jennifer // Editor & Publisher;Apr2008, Vol. 141 Issue 4, p14 

    The article reports on the repackaging of the Web site of "Daily Times." After seven years of running the Web site on a subscription basis, the newspaper decided to make the Web site free in an effort to attract more traffic and advertisers. The site's competitor, Newzjunky, has played a partial...

  • CONTINUING DIVERSITY: MULTICULTURAL ELECTRONIC JOURNALS. Juedes, D. R. // Multicultural Review;Sep96, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p60 

    This section reviews four electronic journals that address a multicultural readership. Nunatsiaq News is a newspaper that has served the Inuit population of Canada's Northwest Territories since 1973. It is a Web site hypertext that should be used as a model for quality hypertext structure. The...

  • Moses, the First Journalist. Conde, Carlos D. // Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine;10/7/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p3 

    The author compares the journalism of the age of newsprint publications with digital-age publishing. As a journalist from the old rewrite era, he prefers the daily news which had time to ferment, was more sober and more reliable unlike today's journalism which runs 24-hours a day. He criticizes...

  • Web-zine Calls for Help.  // Foreign Service Journal;Sep2005, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p9 

    The article presents the message from the founder of the web magazine Tales From a Small Planet in the U.S. The web magazine has received an award from Forbes magazine which has resulted more staff and volunteers recruitment, as well as featured more real post reports on the web site. However,...

  • EDGING AWAY FROM ANARCHY. Beckerman, Gal // Columbia Journalism Review;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p27 

    Presents information on the online presence of Independent Media Center (IMC) in New York City. Decisions faced by the IMC members; Details of the open publishing technology used by IMC on its sites; Purpose of the IMC Web sites; Beliefs of IMC on journalism.

  • Creating an online journal. Chen, Janice // Parenting;Jul2005, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p57 

    Presents tips on creating an online journal. Benefits of exploring the Internet; Use of a blogging service; Participation in group blogs.

  • Everyone's Welcome at the Newsroom Cafe. OLSON, EMILY M. // Nieman Reports;Summer2011, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p37 

    The author talks about her company's digital newsroom called the Register Citizen Newsroom Cafe in Torrington, Connecticut. She cites that making changes on the website is handled by at least five people. She notes that the digital newsroom has bridged the gap between "The Register Citizen"...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics