Sunday, 22 November 2009

[creative-radio] Citizen-Journalism site starts program for displaced pro journalists


A Web site for citizen journalists is extending a helping hand to
professional ones. has announced a program for displaced
journalists who want to continue their craft and get paid for it. The San
Francisco-based Web site is building a professional network of journalists
to cover key beats. Allvoices will pay up to USD 250 per story to
journalists who are selected to participate in the "Provoices" program
based on market and beat. If the story generates a lot of traffic, the
writer could be eligible for more money. During the first nine months of
this year, newspaper industry employment was down 22 percent compared to
the same period last year, according the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Allvoices has more than 200,000 registered citizen contributors. Those
interested in Provoices should send a resume and clips to


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