Sometimes the best way to learn of the future is to look at the past. Slate and WashingtonPost.com are now 10 years old. There is much to gleam about where online media is going by looking at where they began, their efforts over the years, and where they are today.
Slate: Michael Kinsley: My History of Slate
WashingtonPost.com: Jay Rosen: Web Users Open the Gates
WashingtonPost.com: Patricia Sullivan: As the Internet Grows Up, the News Industry Is Forever Changed
WashingtonPost.com: Steve Fox: Web Site Starts From a Memo, Gains Millions of Readers