Social Journalism is the use of social networks and media to report the news or items that may be of interest or falls in to the category of the website or blog that you keep. Transmedia storytelling...
"Looking at journalism in terms of Henry Jenkins’ seven principles, all of the characteristics of transmedia as he defines it have individually been implemented in a journalism or documentary context before.
Though they may not yet have been designed together in a single storyline, all the pieces of the puzzle are there already.
Nothing new must be invented to apply transmedia storytelling in journalism. "
Now that reading online involves a bevy of social actions, from sharing to commenting across a plethora of devices, how many of your site’s readers will make it past the first paragraph?.
Recently Slate's technology columnist investigated this issue further in his article You Won’t Finish This Article. Using data from Chartbeat, he found that most readers don’t engage with the article, and if they do, they are inclined to do so before scrolling half-way down the page.
To help us better understand the risks and opportunities about online readership, and to help you, dear reader, get to bottom of this article faster, we present you with an infographic that summarizes it all.
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"What we're seeing is we just haven't found the right social signals or social codes to make people feel that they have to behave a certain way in certain spaces online — and to tell the difference between a club and a church."...