Citizen Journalism Practice: Contributor as Spy Agent

Hadi, Ido Prijana and Setiawan, Alexander and Yoanita, Desi and Aritonang, Agusly Irawan (2018) Citizen Journalism Practice: Contributor as Spy Agent. In: Borneo International Conference on Education and Social Sciences (BICESS 2018) , 10-09-2018 - 10-09-2018, Banjarmasin - Indonesia.

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    Citizen journalism has become the main term that refers to the various news-gathering and reporting practices conducted through various new digital technologies. One of the problems is in the era of the information society, the accuracy of news or information becomes a serious matter. The term hoax or information that contains the element of lie becomes a term that often happens almost every day. This study aims to determine how citizen journalism practices from media actors manage media PasangMata and Kompasiana, including the exploring of how theories of building citizen journalism in terms of understanding the relationship between the editor and the contributors. The paradigm of this research is interpretive, with a qualitative approach using case study method. The study emphasizes the variety of empirical experiences of the informants who are directly involved. The results of this study showed that the editor always verify data from the contributors as spy agents before the news published. The media platform is available in the form of a website and mobile application, in which the contributor submits an automatic news entry on the two platforms. Active contributors will earn points when text, photos, and videos are published. The implication of learning about the dynamics of media in the era of online media and digital media applications are the media to become a medium for audience learning and to accommodate the public interest. The audience in addition to being a news contributor is also an event spy agency.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Additional Information: Prosiding indexed by SCOPUS
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Citizen Journalism, Editorial Policies, PasangMata; Kompasiana
    Subjects: H Social Sciences
    Divisions: Faculty of Communication Science > Communication Science Department
    Depositing User: Admin
    Date Deposited: 14 Sep 2018 17:25
    Last Modified: 22 Dec 2020 10:36
    URI: http://repository.petra.ac.id/id/eprint/17966

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