Reuters gives 'VIP status' to trusted commenters

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Reuters now gives special status to readers whose comments have passed muster in the past. (Their remarks are posted immediately.) New users get a point for each approved comment and become a recognized user when they reach a certain number of points.

  • Jim Romenesko

    From 1999 to 2011, Jim Romenesko maintained the Romenesko page for the Poynter Institute, a Florida-based non-profit school for journalists. Poynter hired him in August of 1999, after seeing his MediaGossip.com, a hobby site he started in May of 1999.

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