How does your news organization collect tips from the general public? Your website? Facebook? Think of all the tips you're missing out on from people who wish to remain completely anonymous.
Even if you already have an anonymous feedback form on your website, you likely do not ask your respondents for their email address and keep it private. Plus, your server likely retains log files potentially identifying your users. Using a third-party tool like Incogneato is the best way to ensure your readers' anonymity.
Incogneato is a powerful tool to collect and respond to anonymous news tips. It's secure and very simple. Just create a box and post your unique URL. You can even create a custom URL like ansr.me/YourOrganization.
At Incogneato, we take anonymity seriously. To prove it, we've taken some big steps to safeguard your respondents' identities: