MEDIA: Some tips for tapping Salon.com, but beware - Pitching print media is tough enough. Now add Salon.com, which prides itself on being ultra-original. Chris Barnett finds out what it takes to get your client in
Despite news of disappointing ad revenues, sagging share prices and staff sackings, Salon.com still won an award for original online journalism from the Online News Association and Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism this month. It was a badly needed shot of adrenaline for the Webzine.