[Online Copy editing test](http://www.copyediting.co.uk/)
An online copy editing test from UK sub Trevor Horwood
[MediaShift> Mark Potts on what made Backfence work](http://www.pbs.org/mediashift/2007/07/postmortemcofounder_potts_shar.html)
“[B]ased on the Backfence experience, here are are a few things I believe are essential for the success of a user-generated hyper-local site:”
[Center for Citizen Media: Blog > Dan Gilmor on Citizen media](http://citmedia.org/blog/2007/07/15/citizen-media-a-progress-report-2/)
A one year progress report on Citizen media including an invaluable 10 points to think about.
[What is Web 3.0? Steven Spalding’s answer…](http://howtosplitanatom.com/news/how-to-define-web-30-2/)
“Highly specialized information silos, moderated by a cult of personality, validated by the community, and put into context with the inclusion of meta-data through widgets.”
[Nielsen/NetRatings on why time spent is fairer – BlibTV](http://www.beet.tv/2007/07/nielsen-exec-de.html)
Forget about how this will impact on the way ads are served. Think how it will impact on the way we sub online text copy.
[Ad budgets show sustained rise > MediaGuardian.co.uk](http://media.guardian.co.uk/advertising/story/0,,2126117,00.html?gusrc=rss&feed=4)
“Online, as expected, is still surging ahead at an impressive rate. However, the strength of main media marketing spend shows that so called ‘traditional’ media is a long way from becoming obsolete.”
[Did Assignment Zero Fail? A Look Back, and Lessons Learned](http://www.wired.com/techbiz/media/news/2007/07/assignment_zero_final?currentPage=all)
“We learned a lot about how crowds come together, and what’s required to organize them well. But many of the lessons came too late to help Assignment Zero.”