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How Social Media is Redefining News Today With many populations around the globe enjoying good access to the internet, the digital landscape has caused a shift in the many matters are handled in many components of our socioeconomic life, with media and marketing included. If you like to read your interesting news on a daily basis today, chances are that you’re not turning to TV or the local newspaper. And that’s made possible by the many digital news organizations that exist online today that continue to rely heavily on social media to tell their stories and engage their audiences. As such, social media continues to play a big role in the way media organizations are able to publish and promote their news content, be it articles or videos. What Gives Social Media the Power to Influence the Way News is Accessed? Mainstream media outlets can’t do without social media, and the primary cause of this is that social networking sites today are the most popular web destinations. Therefore, any person that writes news articles for a job will not find you easily unless they link up with Facebook, YouTube, or Twitter. This offers a level of convenience for readers as important news content finds them where they spent most of their online time, and they don’t have to keep looking up news through Google.
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One interesting thing about news obtainable through social media is that it allows participation by users in numerous ways. According to certain studies, about 50% of users of social networking sites, such Facebook, have shared news in the form of articles, images, or videos. In addition, close to half of social media members have discussed news stories through comments, tweets, or likes. Yet, there’s even smaller fraction of social media members that are covering their own news content and publishing it via YouTube, Facebook, or Twitter. This level of participation has played part in the spreading of news that has finally gone viral, such news on riots and natural disasters. Can a User Rely on Social Media for Timely Breaking News? The answer to that question is not a straightforward yes or no. To begin with, social media platforms are not cast in the mould of news websites, and media outlets post news on their websites before publishing them on social media. But if you’re comparing social media websites with TV or tomorrows newspaper as sources of breaking news, then Facebook and Twitter may win because they can update you anywhere you are, even if travelling. But if you’re a news consumer, one way to stay updated is to pick a news website that you may also follow on social media for timely alerts.