In this article I examine how crowdsourcing works as a knowledge search method in investigative journalism. I also show crowdsourcing creates ruptures to traditional journalistic norms, practices and ideals. The article was published in Digital Journalism, and you can access it below or here.
- Crowdsourcing in Open Journalism: Benefits, Challenges, and Value Creation
- Motivation Factors in Crowdsourced Journalism: Social Impact, Social Change, and Peer Learning
- The impact of crowdfunding on journalism: Case study of Spot.Us, a platform for community-funded reporting
- Crowdsourcing as a Knowledge Search Method in Digital Journalism: Ruptured Ideals and Blended Responsibility
- The Role of Crowdfunding as a Business Model in Journalism: A Five-Layered Model of Value Creation