New Yahoo! citizen journalism portal

Reuters and Yahoo! have partnered up to launch “You Witness News” — a Yahoo! site where citizen journalistscan post photos and videos of newsworthy events. To encourage standards of broadcast reporting, the sitefeatures how-to videos by Yahoo! News reporter Kevin Sites, and the promise of payment if photos are picked up by professional organizations. A MediaDailyNews story reports on the details of the joint venture.

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