Networked: Social media’s impact on news production in digital newsrooms Journal Article uri icon



  • This study examines social media usage by journalists through the prism of the hierarchy of influences model. Utilizing interviews with 53 digital journalists, it identifies the actors playing a role in producing news through social media. It finds that journalists, opinion leaders, audience and extra-media organizations affect news production. It calls for a revisiting of the hierarchy of the influences model to understand on what levels of influence the audience affects news production.

publication date

  • March 1, 2018

has restriction

  • bronze

Date in CU Experts

  • January 15, 2019 4:57 AM

Full Author List

  • Ferrucci P

author count

  • 1

Other Profiles

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0739-5329

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2376-4791

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 6

end page

  • 17


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