Media Relations Survey: More than half of news outlets accept sponsored content Strategic video communications firm D S Simon Productions asked about 300 journalists whether their outlets accept brand journalism pieces and outside videos. Most say they do. By Matt WilsonFeb. 18, 2014 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.