Friday, October 23, 2009

Press Trips: ethical or not?

There's an interesting discussion going on over at twitter on press trips. It was triggered by the writers over at World Hum who posted about the continual debate about press trips - ethical or not.

This latest rounds of discussions started following a this Daily Finance post - Ethics takes a holiday: Newsweek, New York Times writers in swag orgy

You can follow the debate over at twitter thread #twethics

And for more about press trips, check out previous Write to Travel posts on this topic...

FAM and Press Trips - Good or Bad for Travel Writers?

The Press Trip: Great Deal or Big Hassle?

Everything you wanted to know about Press trips…

Sphere: Related Content

3 comments:

JoAnna said...

It was a really interesting conversation, though I think most of the travel writers in on the conversation felt the same way. It would have been nice to see someone from the NYT step in and chat with us.

KIWIWRITER said...

Great idea but somehow don't think it would happen :)

Anonymous said...

Thanks for sharing~

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...