The Copy Editor: Tumblr and link attribution →
motherjones: kateoplis: thepoliticalnotebook: copyeditor: I’m reading Anthony DeRosa’s post again on how some traditional media companies refuse to enter into the link economy. The practice is also prevalent here in Tumblr, it seems. Photos and articles are sometimes posted sans attribution or links to the sources. Other Tumblr users, meanwhile, delete the link pertaining to the original...
Ah, the SAA meetings! The largest archaeology conference held in the US. It’s the perfect time to meet up with old classmates and digging partners that have different foci or work in different regions than us. We get to sit around in the hotel bar talking with other archaeologists about our favorite topic (by which I mean archaeology… really). We get to play abstract roulette in an...