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SheBooks launches with contests and stable of writers

Shebooks launched Jan. 2 and now has 12 e-books and some top rankings in Amazon's hot releases.

Silicon Hills crowdfunds print magazine overshot its Kickstarter funding goal and will launch a print magazine at the SXSW Interactive conference in Austin.

BOXX makes its match with crowdfunding

Tasked with raising $2,000 to leverage a matching amount, Boxx Magazine has turned to GoFundMe and to Eventbrite to help make the match.


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Nola Vie partners with public radio

Public broadcasters are finding new ways to engage in more local journalism, especially more investigative and enterprise journalism, than ever before. See how New Orleans does it.

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Carolina Public Press partners with all media in the state

CPP spearheads investigations, trains journalists from around the state, and shares content across the board with any news organization that wants it.

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Kelby Carr

Investigative Mommy Blogger

Kelby Carr is the founder and host of Type-A Mom Conference. She is a writer, a pioneer of the social mom blog, SEO and social media consultant, and former investigative newspaper reporter turned new media mom.

During her 15 years as a newspaper reporter, she showed that OSHA enforcement is very selective, enforcement of blatant violations at animal shelters is non-existent, and that many non-profits flat-out lie on their IRS filings, and today is pursuing journalism via new media at Investigative Mommy Blogger.

She is the publisher of a network of parenting social sites, including Type-A Mom and Foodie Mama, and she blogs about social media, blogging and business at Kelby Carr. She’s been geeking it out on computers since she was 10, social networking online since the 1980s, web publishing since the early 1990s, and blogging since 2002.

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