#SOCIALMEDIA #NURSERYCLASS Today's #Alphabet is j- JOURNALISM
the activity or profession of writing for newspapers, magazines, or news websites or preparing news to be broadcast.
Social media has grown from friend #communication #service to all-encompassing #digitallife #tool. During this #digitalevolution, #journalists who were early adopters and used social sites for both gathering information and broadcasting content have become a core part of many platforms.
The #architects,#promoters,#hunters,#observers, #skeptics are the types of journalists.
3 Key Roles Social Media Plays in Journalism
Newsgathering, Audience engagement, distribution
Share of journalists who use blogs for sourcing 48 %. #Redditnews users who get news online because they are looking for it is 13 percentage points higher than the portion of those users that get news while doing other things online.
The 'thin #legitimacy' of social media as a news source now days.
Fake news has arisen in recent times because we have not been able to adjust to the surge of technology and information (through social and digital media).There are more than 35% internet users uses Quora just for asking their queries.
Social Media is widely used and boon and bane at the same time. It facilitates #globalcommunication in seconds, connects deserted areas with the #civilisation, plays an important role in #ecommerce & above all in the participation and democratisation process. in its purest form would it be “one world culture, one world economy, one political power and one language”?“These days, one witty tweet, one clever blog post, one devastating video – forwarded to hundreds of friends at the click of a mouse- can snowball and kill a product or damage a company´s share price”.