M6A1: Journalism in the Digital Age In Chapter 14 you read about mass media and computer mediated communication (CMC) as forms of mediated communication. For this activity, you’ll be looking at one form of mediated communication where traditional mass media and CMC come together, Twitter. Begin by reading this Business 2 Community article on the power of Twitter and watching the following video on the impact of Twitter on journalism. For this activity, you will need to review at least three days’ worth of tweets from a television or radio program, network, or host. You may want to select a local TV station, a national cable channel like CNN, or your favorite news anchor. You can review many figures’ tweets by searching for the person’s or organization’s name on Twitter.com. After reviewing three days’ worth of tweets, write a 300-500 word essay in which you do the following: Identify the person or organization whose tweets you reviewed. What types of material do they tweet? Is it primarily their own content, or do they share content created by others as well? Do they respond to other people, or do they use Twitter simply to promote themselves? Do you feel that the person or organization does a good job of engaging the audience? What would you recommend they do to make readers more interested in their tweets? Could they interact with the audience more? Using at least one college-level source, explain whether you feel Twitter has a positive or negative effect on journalism overall. Does it help deliver news more quickly and from more perspectives? Or does it make it too easy for rumors and false information to spread? Your essay must meet the following criteria: Minimum/maximum (300-500 words) limit. Write in APA style using correct grammar and spelling. Compose your work using a word processor (or other software as appropriate) and save it frequently to your computer. When you’re ready to submit your work, click Browse My Computer and find your file. Once you’ve located your file click Open and, if successful, the file name will appear under the Attached files heading. Scroll to the bottom of the page, click Submit and you’re done. Be sure to check your work and correct any spelling or grammatical errors before you post it.

    M6A1: Registerism in the Digital Age

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    M6A1: Registerism in the Digital Age

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    Dolan, R., 2016. Collective resources stack up: Pros and cons of the’big five’. Australian and New Zealand Grapegrower and Winemaker, pp. (627), p.68.

    Karimkhani, C., Gamble, R. & Dellavalle, R., 2014. Collective resources collision factor: the head ten dermatology registers on facebook and twitter. Dermatology online register, p. 20(4).