Clear Blogging pp 203-227 | Cite as

The New Fourth Estate


If you’ve been wondering when the mainstream media were going to show up in this book about blogging, they’ve just entered from stage right. In this chapter, we’re going to whip through these topics:
  • Why some reporters are firing their newspapers and blogging for a living

  • How bloggers are stepping in and covering local news

  • How reporters and bloggers are working together

  • How you—yes you!—can make it onto CNN

  • How blogging determined who controlled the US Congress after the 2006 midterm elections


Mainstream Medium Local News News Organization Midterm Election Investigative Journalist 
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