Citizens, Bloggers and Civic Leaders
How and why to use it.
Make the News
• The public now has a freelance budget and
can hire a reporter.
Media can make a difference.....
• A few dozen people willing to donate $10-$20 each
is enough to hire a freelance journalist to investigate
a local issue.
• Content commissioned by the public and
owned by the public.
• YOU can set the news agenda in your city.
• We work to get content published in local
• We work to sell ﬁrst publishing rights to
• This means: The content is seen by more
people and all proceeds go back to you!
• You get your donation back to fund more