Bloggers are often considering to be inferior to "proper journalists".
Whether the argument is about training, responsibility, impartiality or audience, they are often treated as second class online-citizens, despite the fact many are competing with, and in some cases, filling a gap left by a declining traditional media.
However, there is a definite gray area when it comes to money.
Journalists are paid to do their job. They work for a title, receive a salary or a freelance rate whether Read more [...]