Citizen journalism site

[Keyword: ]. Here’s a site I wasn’t aware of before a letter published in the latest Press Gazette: The-Latest.com, a citizen journalism website which frustratingly doesn’t include an About Us page. There is, however, an FAQ page, and some cursory exploration uncovers a surprisingly diverse site, taking in columns, community news, world news, and everything inbetween.

It’s not clear what sort of business model the site is running on, or who the target market is, but it’s interesting to see the cit. journo experiment in the UK, and it’ll be worth watching to see how it progresses…

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