Demotix: Helping Citizen Journalists To Report Stories In The Mainstream Media
Demotix is a wire service which enables citizen journalists from around the world to upload stories to its site, after which, they can be bought by various mainstream news outlets.
Demotix is a unique wire service which takes content and images from citizen journalists and markets them to news outlets across the world. They have associations with some of the biggest media outlets such as The Wall Street Journal and The Telegraph, which enable them to broker the content uploaded to their site by freelance and amateur journalists to various media channels such as websites, newspapers and television. The money from each deal is split equally between Demotix and the journalist.