Citizen Media

Participatory Journalism

Participatory Journalism by Jane B. Singer and others Wiley-Blackwell (e-book)

Sunday, 22 May, 2011, 12:00am

Online 'citizen journalist' logs into social issues

Zhou Shuguang, a technician with basic internet skills, has become a public figure in mainland traditional media and among netizens for covering social unrest in the past few years. He tells how he became a well-known 'citizen journalist' by using just simple digital technology.

When and how did you learn your internet skills?

3 May 2009 - 12:00am

Innovative journalist's daily Mobile Blog page puts readers' photographic perspectives in print

Huang Yuzhi, 31, is an editor of 'Mobile Blog', a new project at the Guangzhou-based New Express. It is the city's first reader-generated photo page in a daily newspaper. He talks about his job and the role editors play in the digital era.

What is Mobile Blog?

1 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

Creative unknowns use Net to find an audience

Iconic publisher and advocate of laissez-faire capitalism Malcolm Forbes once commented that the biggest mistake people make in life is not trying to make a living at doing what they most enjoy. But if your passion happens to be in the creative arts, this is often far easier said than done.

5 Sep 2005 - 12:00am