On open news budgets

Making Your News Budget Public: How And Why - I feel like I've been talking about open news for years and years. Back then, I referred to it as "making your editorial calendar public," but now that I'm an old fart in a newsroom, I say "open your news budget." Same diff. My latest post at 10,000 Words outlines examples of a few news orgs who are actually doing it -- finally. Some use Facebook, others use Twitter, some are writing straight-up blog posts and others are using Google Spreadsheets. More later today on how The Seattle Times is approaching this concept.