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Diffusion as a future perspective of agenda setting

Hans-Bernd Brosius, Mario Haim, Gabriel Weimann
2019 The Agenda Setting Journal  
The changing media environment has led to fragmentation of both media and audiences and thus to new flows of news items across channels and time.  ...  It has become challenging to clearly distinguish public and media agendas and their relationships.  ...  This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals.  ... 
doi:10.1075/asj.18022.hai fatcat:bij2zdgxcrhr7mfckms4rzvfpq

Use of Social Media by Online Newspapers in Saudi Arabia

Akhtar Hussain, Parvez Ahmad
2014 DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology  
The purpose of this study is to discuss the use of social media by online newspapers in Saudi Arabia.The websites of online newspapers in Saudi Arabia were surveyed and the social media tools available  ...  The paper begins with an introduction to Saudi Arabia's education and media technology, and further attempts to define and explain to web 2.0 applications which are useful to the online newspapers.  ...  The social media users actively participate in producing news content by submitting links or news stories from various sources 4 .  ... 
doi:10.14429/djlit.34.6747 fatcat:xbd3l5ain5chtbqeukc2cebnoi

Bots as online impersonators

Rose Marie Santini, Débora Salles, Charbelly Estrella Estrella, Carlos Eduardo Barros, Daniela Orofino
2021 The International Review of Information Ethics  
Social bots are automated agents programmed to act on social media impersonating human behaviour to influence discussions online.  ...  Our findings indicate that, although bots work for different political and social purposes, their computational nature claims into service of dominant social groups and economical elites.  ...  In any case, our findings reinforce that these new social actors' function via and alongside traditional media (Howard, 2006) , and the boundaries between traditional and new media actors remain blurred  ... 
doi:10.29173/irie402 fatcat:3zghomdw3vckjiis3cysg67uwq

Geo-Social Media Analytics

Cheng-Te Li, Hsun-Ping Hsieh
2015 Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on World Wide Web - WWW '15 Companion  
Link prediction is the essential task for friend recommendation in online social networks.  ...  While users in geo-social media are interweaved within both online and offline social networks, one may think are there any characteristics of offline social networks that differ online, how to connect  ... 
doi:10.1145/2740908.2741985 dblp:conf/www/LiH15 fatcat:wejwlyedfng5fhlx3qfppfvrvy

Evolution of diversity and dominance of companies in online activity [article]

Paul X. McCarthy, Xian Gong, Sina Eghbal, Daniel S. Falster, Marian-Andrei Rizoiu
2021 arXiv   pre-print
Lastly, we showcase the linking between economic, financial and market data by exploring the relationships between online attention on social media and the growth in enterprise value in the electric carmaker  ...  In two large online social media datasets, containing more than 10 billion posts and spanning more than a decade, we tally the volume of external links posted towards the organisations' main domain name  ...  Brewer ( and J. Baumgartner ( for their assistance with the initial exploratory analysis. We also thanks S. Nagel ( and R. Viscomi  ... 
arXiv:2003.07049v2 fatcat:4zftsgdxlzeodpa2sf2pkqgnqy

Online news media in the Web 2.0 era: from boundary dissolution to journalistic transformation

Alice Y.L. Lee
2012 Chinese Journal of Communication  
Based on medium theory and boundary theory, online news media are conceptualized as being regulated by the "participatory open media code".  ...  The trend of growing reader participation in social dialogue is apparent around the globe. The transformed online media have provided good platforms for citizen participation in news.  ...  For example, the Times site provides more than 150 links and the NOWnews site offers 79 links. 220 Alice Y.L. Lee Online news media are now linking up with social media in a big cyber network.  ... 
doi:10.1080/17544750.2012.664442 fatcat:wfkhew3oiffmjju7cql6365pgq

Social Media as a New Trend in Sri Lankan Digital Journalism: A Surveillance

Selvarajah Thuseethan, Shanmuganatha Vasanthapriyan
2015 Asian Social Science  
As the result social media is converted as an online news media and overcomes the existing media in digital journalism.  ...  This pilot study explores the new trend in digital journalism with the presence of social media and carries out empirical research to understand the effectiveness of social media as a news medium and an  ...  of Viewing News through Social Media Figure 3 . 3 Existence of news links in social media pages: Likes and dislike collectively make known multiple reasons the public uses social media: • Because  ... 
doi:10.5539/ass.v11n10p86 fatcat:zl7pg5gtzbgyzocjsgjz27cila

S&R web-site and Online dissemination and communication infrastructure

Rosanna Babagiannou, Vasilis Zaritas, Marie-Christine Bonnamour, Takis Kotis, Jean DE PRETER
2020 Zenodo  
The website's pages, along with the respective links, attachments and segments will be illustrated thoroughly.  ...  In addition, the D9.4 is meant to provide the first overview of how the S&R online dissemination and communication infrastructure will act as an information and interaction bridge with the public and external  ...  The goal of the Social Media strategy is to enhance the project's online presence and facilitate different type of information along the various S&R social media channels.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5180672 fatcat:fxlofv7cnvfwlg4s2wfdb4nabu

Is radicalization reinforced by social media censorship? [article]

Justin E. Lane, Kevin McCaffree, F. LeRon Shults
2021 arXiv   pre-print
This article presents and agent-based model of a social media network that enables investigation of the effects of censorship on the amount of dissenting information to which agents become exposed and  ...  conflicting beliefs and 2) centralized censorship-in which a single authority can ban an individual from the social media network for spreading a certain type of belief.  ...  This is true even for heavy consumers of online news media.  ... 
arXiv:2103.12842v1 fatcat:zifwjkudfferbbadz3xlppmwda

How the Mainstream Media Help to Spread Disinformation about Covid-19

Felipe Soares, Raquel Recuero
2021 M/C Journal  
Therefore, our final dataset comprises 20 links and 2762 posts. We then used social network analysis (Wasserman and Faust) to map the spread of the 20 links.  ...  "Causes and Consequences of Mainstream Media Dissemination of Fake News: Literature Review and Synthesis."  ...  This approach to news can be described as the 'social media mindset', as many facets of this approach reflected behaviours that had previously been linked to social media use in general.  ... 
doi:10.5204/mcj.2735 fatcat:oyrlbdlukjg6firht74fhjdrbu

Your news in 140 characters: exploring the role of social media in journalism

Wilma Stassen
2011 Global Media Journal: African edition  
This article explores the use of social media in a local media organisation, and endeavours to determine its value to journalism.  ...  This social network application, and others like it, was originally developed to help a person connect with friends and like-minded people.  ...  Although the uptake of online news media was slow at first, today tens of South African news services have established a presence online with News24, IOL News, Mail & Guardian Online, Beeld and the Sowetan  ... 
doi:10.5789/4-1-15 fatcat:hvowrqzj3zdspiebxxztsoml6i

Digital Health Communication and Global Public Influence: A Study of the Ebola Epidemic

Hal Roberts, Brittany Seymour, Sands Alden Fish, Emily Robinson, Ethan Zuckerman
2017 Journal of health communication  
Acknowledgment We wish to acknowledge Megan Murray, MD, MPH, ScD of the Harvard Global Health Research Core for her support and insights into the development of this paper.  ...  Social Media Analysis Because link analysis only tells us which sources and stories are receiving links and not who is reading or sharing those links, we used two different social media metrics to better  ...  (shortened URL links found on social media sites that redirect users to original media sources).  ... 
doi:10.1080/10810730.2016.1209598 pmid:28854128 fatcat:sjdme2u5dzaadfw7qxqrnmx6iu

Ageing@Work Web Portal

Christina Balla, Evangelia Tsagaraki, Petros Papadionisiou
2019 Zenodo  
presents the online dissemination channels of Ageing@Work as they were created and developed within the first months of the project.  ...  present document is a report that was prepared as deliverable "D8.2: Ageing@Work web portal" of the Ageing@Work project (Grant Agreement No. 826299), funded by the European Union's Horizon 2020 (H2020), and  ...  and the latest project news.  The Footer containing the social media links, the structure of the web portal (sitemap) and the information about the project's funding by the European Union's Horizon 2020  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6322371 fatcat:pp5hbhawozgxnle5mewywcpy7u

Shares, Pins, and Tweets

Marco Toledo Bastos
2014 Journalism Studies  
Permanent repository link: Link to published version: http://dx.  ...  Acknowledgements This research was supported by the São Paulo Research Foundation (Grants 10/06243-4 and 11/22495-6) and completed while the author was a visiting research fellow at the Department of Media  ...  and Communications of the London School of Economics and Political Science.  ... 
doi:10.1080/1461670x.2014.891857 fatcat:g65kre7mgnc4roftiszogwxb2m

Evolution of diversity and dominance of companies in online activity

Paul X McCarthy, Xian Gong, Sina Eghbal, Daniel S Falster, Marian-Andrei Rizoiu
2021 PLoS ONE  
Lastly, we showcase the linking between economic, financial and market data by exploring the relationships between online attention on social media and the growth in enterprise value in the electric carmaker  ...  In two large online social media datasets, containing more than 10 billion posts and spanning more than a decade, we tally the volume of external links posted towards the organisations' main domain name  ...  Viscomi ( for their kind advice and help using large-scale public open web indexes Commoncrawl and HTTP Archive. Author Contributions  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0249993 pmid:33909643 pmcid:PMC8081211 fatcat:kvbusg6dkbbgfoe6ynlotfoa2q
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