- Learning modules with guidance on how to populate sites with content, use databases and new technology to jumpstart reporting
- Research and reporting on current trends in community media
- ‘Ideas We Like’ from online media outlets
- It seeks to help build capacity for citizens who want to start their own news ventures and to open the doors to citizen participation for traditional news organizations seeking to embrace user-generated content.
Above all it seeks to impart an understanding of the qualities that make for responsible and credible journalism.