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How user generated content has revolutionized modern media


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  • 1. Lakshan Senanayake BIT/09/C1/022Sachini Dias BIT/09/C1/048Aruna De Silva BIT/09/C1/077Dasun Eranthika BIT/09/C1/099Malith Wanasinghe BIT/09/C1/122
  • 2. • What is user generated content?• What is modern media?• Examples for UGC• Modern media Categories• Blogs – The huffington post – Mashable• Wikis – Wikipedia – – Wikia• Social Networks – Facebook – Twitter – Google plus• Photo & Video Sharing – Flickr – You tube• The Pirate Bay• Slide share• Benefits of UGC• Bad side of the UGC 2
  • 3. • any material• created and uploaded to the Internet by non- media professionals• One of the fastest growing forms of content on the Internet.• Web 2.0 3
  • 4. • eMarketer projects says number of US User- Generated Content creators in, EMarketer, “User-Generated Content: In Pursuit of Ad Dollars” April 2008 4
  • 5. EMarketer, “User-Generated Content: In Pursuit of Ad Dollars” April 2008 5
  • 6. • User comments on Amazon• Professional-quality video uploaded to YouTube• Student’s profile on facebook 6
  • 7. • “Modern” tools which use to store and deliver information or data among people. 7
  • 8. Blogs Wikis Social Network Photosharing Wikipedia Facebook Flickr Mushable! Wikia Twitter Imgur Tech Crunch Wikiversity Google+ Twitpic My space Tublr Video-Sharing Other You Tube Amazon Dailymotion The Pirate Bay Vimeo Slideshare Gamespot*There are more modern media categories. But we insert must UGC enrolling categories only 8
  • 9. • Blogs are create by users• Content about their ideas and through they give some message to the society.• Followers can give comments for the post• Need a platform to create a blog(blogger, wordpress etc.) 9
  • 10.• American based news blog• Provide news about political, entrainment, comedy etc.• Users can read posts• Now its like a news site Ariana Huffington 10
  • 11.• Tech blog• Focus on Social media news, mobile, entertainment, technology & gadgets etc.• 2+ millions twitter followers & 425000+ fb fans-February, 2011• Users can read post, give comments & share with social networks. Pete Cashmore 11
  • 12. • Users provides articles & they modify it.• Can write/modify any number of articles• Powered by wiki software• Knowledge management systemOld days• Old days users have to read professionals articles• Can’t modify• Accept true or false 12
  • 13.• Multilingual web-based encyclopedia• 19.8+ million articles• Anyone can edit any article• 90,000 regular active contributors• Rank articles 13
  • 14. • Internet based knowledge exchange• User can create an account• Ask Questions & Give to other users questions• If you ask a question it tries to give answers using their articles Bob Rosenschein 14
  • 15.• Free web hosting service for wikis• Read & edit• Profitable Organization Gil Penchina 15
  • 16. • Social structures• Connect with other one or more people• Friendship, common interest & knowledge etc.Old days• Interconnected network among office, universities• Others can’t access it 16
  • 17.• Most famous social network• 800+ million active users- July,2011• Users can create a personal profile• Add other users as Friends• Update profile, status, images and videos etc.• Can join groups if you like Mark Zuckerberg 17
  • 18. 18
  • 19.• Social network and micro-blogging• Enable to send and read text-based post Upto 140 characters (Tweets)• 200+ million users• Allow users to create profiles• Update, tweets, follows etc. Jack Dorsey 19
  • 20.• Newest Social Network operated by Google Inc.• Users should be 18+• Hit 10 million after launching 2 weeks• Circles, Hangout and Sparks etc. 20
  • 21. • Share User’s images online• Publically or Privately• Others can comment it.Old days• Watch the image in web can’t upload or comment• No proper way to watch videos 21
  • 22.• Popular for Image hosting• 6+ billion images hosts-August, 2011• Most of bloggers use this• Users can create account and share images• Without an account anyone can view images 22
  • 23.• Most famous Video sharing site• Users can share videos, like/dislike it & comment it. Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, Jawed Karim 23
  • 24. • Host magnet link & torrent file• Users allows to share any electronic files via bit torrent• 5+ million users & 3.5+ million torrent files- August, 2011• “One of the worlds largest facilitators of illegal downloading”-Los Angeles Times 24
  • 25. • Users can upload slides privately or publically • Power point, PDF, keynote & open office • 16+ million registered users-August,2011 25
  • 26. • Increases “rich media content”• Increase Page Ranking of Search Engines• Provide trustworthy• Increase browsing time• Share Knowledge 26
  • 27. • Copy rights violation(torrents, videos,images) • Add images to insult, harm someone • Some blogs insult races, religions • Contain porn (images,videos) • Give negative comments to cheat 27
  • 28. ••••••!/SrBachchan••••••••••• * All the references appears in this page are working correctly until last we checked at 4.00am on 6th October, 2011 28
  • 29. “This Revolution has both good & bad sides, Make sure to choose the correct side” 29 6th October, 2011