Chapter 03

Chapter Goals

  • To discuss various types of audience participation in the journalistic process, from acting as sources to citizen journalism
  • To provide an overview of mobile devices and their potential for users and journalists
  • To provide an overview of social media and their potential value to journalists and journalism organization

QuickLinks

Public Radio International: http://www.pri.org/
Public Insight Network: http://www.publicinsightnetwork.org/
Watchdog Blog: http://www.news-press.com/section/SS15/Watchdog
iReport: http://ireport.cnn.com/
NYT
’s Recession Photos: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2009/04/02/business/economy/economy-user-photos.html
Pictory Mag: http://www.pictorymag.com/
The Guardian’s MP Expenses:  http://mps-expenses.guardian.co.uk/
The Forum: http://forumhome.org/
AnnArbor.com on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/AnnArborcom