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Poll: Are bloggers journalists?

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Do you think bloggers are journalists?

114 votes tallied
Absolutely. Welcome to the new media.
33 votes
Yes, if they're reporting or discussing current events.
22 votes
Sure, if we're counting tabloid writers as journalists.
13 votes
Not as a general rule.
37 votes
No.
9 votes

» After you vote, discuss this topic in-depth on the article, Navigating the murky waters of the new media: Five lessons from PepsiGate or in the comments below.

 

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Rebecca Fernandez - Rebecca Fernandez is a Principal Program Manager at Red Hat, leading projects to help the company scale its open culture. She's an Open Organization Ambassador, contributed to The Open Organization book, and maintains the Open Decision Framework. She is interested in the intersection of open source principles and practices, and how they can transform organizations for the better.