Blogger journalism ethics beta trial
Note to Bloggers: this prototype is a beta. Answer these questions regarding your content and share the results with ceasespin.org, make suggestions and help refine the first version of an ethics metric that will improve journalism.
             
Bloggers and on-line news editors please use these criteria to rate your news content and provide feedback.
We welcome your inquiries and feedback - so contact us and let us know what you think.
1. Facts: is your content supported by established facts (science, law, peer reviewed,...)?
2. Context Preservation: degree to which the information you present in your blog maintains original meaning
3. Deception: do you or your sources provide misleading information?
4. Source Quantity: do you consult more than 2 independent sources?
5. Source Veracity: ostensible or documented credibility of source
6. Key Detail Omission: degree to which pertinent information is omitted, altering the meaning of the story
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