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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.


News Chops Report

News Chops

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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Sites We Like

Links that just might satisfy your sweet tooth
for news and schmooze.

Gender Analyzer: Is there such as thing as a male or a female blog style? Now, there’s Gender Analyzer, a tool that claims the power to reveal whether a blog was written by a man or a woman. Literary amniocentesis? Perhaps the sex selection software searches for words like children, pregnant, diet. Test your own blog’s DNA and see if X marks the spot.

Top 100 Female Bloggers: Enkay Blog counts down the top 100 female bloggers as of July 2008.

NxE’s Fifty Most Influential ‘Female’ Bloggers : North x East lists the 50 most influential female bloggers, complete with a description and “why she matters” blip.

Women on the Web: The Women on the Web offers a question of the day, good/bad hair day weather reports, conversation, ideas to change the world, plus columns from Lesley Stahl, Lily Tomlin, Peggy Noonan, Whoopi Goldberg and other women of a certain age.

Citizen Sugar: Headlines and political news from the Sugar network.

Divine Caroline: Conversations about issues of interest to women.

The Huffington Post: One of the original new media women entrepreneurs.

National Women’s Editorial Forum: Site that publishes commentaries by women on issues in the news.

She Made It: Paley Center site celebrating women pioneers in news and entertainment radio and television.

Women Daily: A busy mix of news and views from the World News Network.

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