It’s official: Despite the disdain many print journalists have of new media, the Pulitzer Prize Board announced today that it has expanded its eligibility requirements to include online journalism.
The Pulitzer Prize Board stressed, according to a press release, that entries should come from U.S. newspapers that publish at least weekly and adhere to the highest journalistic principles.
While I’m momentarily disappointed that my insightful, trainwrecktastic and pithy commentary won’t make the cut for a Pulitzer, this is a huge step for online journalists of every sort.
Stats for Pulitzer Prizes for Bloggers
Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 2,184 clicks in 389 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Pulitzer Prizes For Bloggers
Related: 59 examples / 45 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
Comparison Set: 21 similar articles, including: from blog to book, 85 viral blogovations, and blog book deals.
Pulitzer Prizes for Bloggers
More Stats +/-
85 Viral Blogovations
From Blog To Book
Blog Book Deals
Grants for Rural Youth Bloggers
Scholarships for College Bloggers