Mobile-First Journalism : Producing News for Social and Interactive Media Paperback / softback
Media publishers produce news for a full range of smart devices - including smartphones, tablets and watches.
Combining theory and practice, Mobile-First Journalism examines how audiences view, share and engage with journalism on internet-connected devices and through social media platforms. The book examines the interlinked relationship between mobile technology, social media and apps, covering the entire news production process - from generating ideas for visual multimedia news content, to skills in verification and newsgathering, and outputting interactive content on websites, apps and social media platforms.
These skills are underpinned with a consideration of ethical and legal concerns involving fake news, online trolling and the economics of mobile journalism.
Topics include:understanding how mobile devices, social media platforms and apps are interlinked;making journalistic content more engaging and interactive;advice on how successful news publishers have developed mobile and social media strategies; adopting an approach that is entrepreneurial and user-centered;expert interviews with journalists, academics and software developers;learning key skills to launch and develop news websites, apps and social media outputs.
Mobile-First Journalism is essential reading for journalism students and media professionals and of interest to those studying on courses in social and new media.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 224 pages, 17 Line drawings, black and white; 12 Halftones, color; 3 Tables, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 10/09/2018
- Category: Media studies
- ISBN: 9781138289314
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