Crowdfunded Journalism: A Small but Growing Addition to Publicly Driven Journalism. Pew Research Center. Nancy Vogt and Amy Mitchell. January 20, 2016.
Over the past several years, crowdfunding via the internet has become a popular way to engage public support – and financial backing – for all kinds of projects, from the Coolest Cooler to a virtual reality gaming headset to a prototype of a sailing spacecraft and a bailout fund for Greece. The area of journalism is no exception. [Note: contains copyrighted material].
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