Freitag, August 01, 2008

Political Blogs Teaching Us Lessons about the Future of News Business


" ... we make a mistake when we look at the opinion-oriented nature of blogs and ask whether bloggers are capable of being "objective," to use a hoary and now all but meaningless word. The better question to ask is why opinion-oriented blogs are so popular — and what lessons the traditional media can learn from them without giving up their journalistic souls."

In the mediascape of blogs, people 'want the news delivered to them in the context of their attitudes and beliefs' ... by Dan Kennedy at Nieman Reports Summer 2008 Issue.

Recommended read!