International Olympic Committee rules that blogs should not include ‘journalism’
A good summary from Paul. Contains a few changes that are easily overlooked, like ‘RSS’ and ‘measurability’ and a few that are just taking off – like ‘ mapping’
This link was mentioned on Dr. Mike Hurst’s blog. It’s an article in PR Week (the US version) about a student product at University of Washington.Random quote: "The course is another example of future journalists – and the people
who train them – adjusting to a media map where bloggers hold as many
post-graduation opportunities as traditional media sources. Reporters
are not only trafficking in the written word, but manning digital
cameras and audio recorders."
Could the NME go web-only? Popbitch predicted it, but then was forced to print a retraction.Random quote: "Former readers then become like embittered ex-spouses, forever recalling a rose-tinted Golden Age of rock journalism."(tags: convergence IPC jobs journalism websites NME music media magazines)