Contributoria is closing down

Contributoria, the crowdfunding journalism platform I have been working on for over a year, is closing down. You can read the announcement to find out why.

Contributoria’s focus was always on the writers. I am very proud to have worked on a product that helped journalists to get paid to write the stories that they were interested in. Over £250K was spent on funding nearly 800 stories published on Contributoria.

Lots of great minds were involved in bringing Contributoria to life, beyond the current team. I’m very proud of the work we’ve all done to make it possible.

Seems fitting to end by bringing the focus back to writing, so here’s a list of my favourite articles funded on Contributoria: