An open letter to Craigslist

By Steve Outing

Over on ReinventingClassifieds.com, I’ve posted “An open letter to Craigslist.” I’d love to read your reactions — and your ideas added on to my own — so please join in the comments thread there!

Briefly, the premise is that Craigslist could help out the newspaper industry — and it’s in Craig’s interest to do so. Based on public statements from Craigslist executives Craig Newmark and Jim Buckmaster, I think that they might like to help save the jobs of professional journalists.

Author: Steve Outing Steve Outing is a Boulder, Colorado-based media futurist, digital-news innovator, consultant, journalist, and educator. ... Need assistance with media-company future strategy? Get in touch with Steve!