With online media sources becoming entrenched in so many of our lives, traditional media platforms -- from the local paper to PEG access channels -- have often found themselves fighting to stay relevant. CCTV has certainly heard its share of these arguments too. Who needs public access when you have YouTube?
For an answer as to how public access centers can stay very relevant, Katie Donnelly, Associate Research Director at the Center for Social Media at American University, recently highlighted CCTV and our NeighborMedia citizen journalism program on her blog on PBS.org's MediaShift. She interviewed Colin Rhinesmith, CCTV's Community Media and Technology Manager on how and why the program works, plus how he measures impact. Check out the full article here!