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Notable Links: February 19, 2012

The problem with non-profit journalism: Says Jeff Jarvis, “I’m not against not-for-profit, charitably supported journalism any more than I’m against pay walls. But…Lately we are seeing too much evidence that the siren call of not-for-profit journalism seduces news organizations away from sustainability, survival, and success.” (BuzzMachine)

Don’t be a Twitter monkey: Seven ways social media editors can avoid being pigeon-holed as “Twitter monkeys.” (Poynter)

Newspapers earn online: Digital earnings are a bright spot for some newspapers. (Online Publishers Association)

Social networking for scientists: ResearchGate—a funny name, but a good idea for a niche-specific network. (The Economist)