The Daily Dot Adds Four

The relatively new site beefs up its editorial staff.

The Daily Dot, a site that covers Internet culture, has added four staffers to its editorial team. Details are below.

  • Derrick Clifton has been named deputy opinion editor. Clifton previously served as a staff writer fro Mic. He has also contributed to The Huffington Post, The Advocate and more. Clifton has served as an expert source on race and gender issues for NPR and MSNBC.
  • Mary Emily O’Hara has joined as a staff writer and LGBT reporter, a new role at Daily Dot. She previously served as a staff writer for Vice.
  • Marisa Kabas has also been named a staff writer. She previously contributed to the Today show and HyperVocal.
  • Gabe Bergado has been named a staff writer. Bergado has contributed to The Daily Beast, Mashable, Popular Science and Mic.