If content is king, why are content creators slaves?
I've been yakking (here and here) about how bloggers are frequently offered "exposure" instead of money for their work. What "exposure" really means, of course, is "We could help you become famous." Hard for the average human to resist. Very hard. But exposure doesn't buy the groceries (at least not in the immediate). So we need to figure out a way to get cash into bloggers' pockets, especially if the sites they're blogging for can't or won't pay them. Another part of the equation is the readers More