links for 2007-07-16

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An online copy editing test from UK sub Trevor Horwood
(tags: [content]( [imported]( [reference]( [training]( [publishing]( [editing]( [proofreading]( [work]( [Jobs]( [copy-editing]( [freelance](
“[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:”
(tags: [backfence]( [potts]( [mediashift](
A one year progress report on Citizen media including an invaluable 10 points to think about.
(tags: [multimedia]( [citizenjournalism]( [gilmor](
“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.”
(tags: [business]( [web2.0]( [web]( [online]( [media]( [internet]( [community]( [blog]( [web3.0]( [technology]( [social](
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.
(tags: [Nielsen/NetRatings]( [video]( [metrics](
“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.”
(tags: [sorrel]( [media]( [advertising](
“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.”
(tags: [media]( [assignment]( [zero]( [crowdsourcing]( [commnity]( [ugc](

links for 2007-07-15

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