Tips on how to make hyperlocal work
31 Jul 2009
Mark Potts, co-founder of the defunct hyperlocal citizen-journalism experiment BackFence, shared some thoughts on lessons he learned during his tenure at the company. While “some of BackFence's problems were internal and self-inflicted,” Potts is still “very optimistic that a similar model can and will succeed.
We’ll summarize Potts’s main points here, b