By Nick Holmes on April 24, 2013
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Proposals for incentives as part of a new system of independent, self-regulation of the press have been refined to make sure “micro-business” blogs are outside of the scheme. [DCMS news story]
I’m checking out the pretty chart and wondering why this malarky has been made so complicated. Why single out bloggers anyway as you then have to define them, which is difficult.
- Is publishing news your main business? Yes. You are a relevant publisher.
- Do you run a business with 10+ employees turning over £2m+ and publish some news? Yes. You are a relevant publisher.
- Everyone else not.