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Can Quora Help Journalists Crowdsource Stories?

Earlier this year, journalists and bloggers were buzzing about all the potential uses for Now, not so much. But that could change, because word on the street is that the Q & A site is in the midst of another big round of VC fundraising.

Rob Pegoraro, an Arlington, Va.-based journalist, says- although he doesn’t use it specifically for developing sources or reporting stories, he sees Quora as “a way to come across interesting insights that I might not otherwise find … Some of this is purely distraction material, but others yield useful insights on things I write about or give me ideas for future stories.”

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