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is a blogging platform for neighborhood-level news sites.

Neighborlogs, a for-profit venture owned by the Seattle company , was by Scott Durham. About use its free platform as of March 2010. The site is currently in .

The Neighborlogs platform lets local publishers sell ads at their own rates with a tool called . Instivate takes a 20-percent cut for all ads sold. Neighborlogs sites also share revenue from the .

Neighborlogs’ largest site is , which in 2008 and won a in May 2010. Capitol Hill Seattle is run by Neighborlogs vice president Justin Carder, but to the blog.

Four Neighborlogs sites as part of the paper’s hyperlocal news partnership.

Neighborlogs has also created a and an for its local culture site, .

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