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My presentation on July 28, 2012 at Hotel Summit during MediaManch.net's first anniversary celebration.

My presentation on July 28, 2012 at Hotel Summit during MediaManch.net's first anniversary celebration.

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  • 1. Social Media & Journalism Ujjwal Acharya 1
  • 2. Why It Matters? Because audiences are increasingly online! Because social media is reshaping the communication! Because social media can help journalism! 2
  • 3. Internet Users in Nepal 6000000 5000000 4000000 3000000 2000000 1000000 0 2010 2011 2012 3
  • 4. Internet Users in Nepal Year Fixed Mobile Total Penetration 2010 109,420 925,962 1,035,382 3.69 % 2011 126,615 2,985,243 3,111,858 10.89 % 2012 151,078 4,716,176 4,867,254 18.28 % Nepal Telecommunication Authority 4
  • 5. Information Evolution  Communication: Linear -> Non-linear -> Circular  Information finds people through shares, likes & retweets  Information & sources of information are abound; audiences are limited.  Facts are scare; opinions are scattered everywhere.  Yet, in the floods of useless opinions; facts are still sacred. 5
  • 6. The Surveys 6
  • 7. Journalists & Social Media Results of surveys by Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) & Center for Media Research - Nepal (CMR Nepal) shows almost all journalists using Internet & social media. FNJ Social Media Survey / www.fnjnepal.org Journalist & Social Media / research.butmedia.org 7
  • 8. Is Social Media Important? CMR-Nepal 2012 8
  • 9. Journalists Usages More than two-third use it for their professional work to communicate (71%) & seek/exchange information (65.2%). About 37% use it for research. For 28%, its a tool of verification information. More than one-third use if for new ideas & professional development. 18% use social media to publish & distribute contents online. Journalists also use social media to promote their write ups, get feedback and measure popularity. Federation of Nepali Journalists 2012 9
  • 10. Thank You!  ujjwal.acharya@gmail.com  @UjjwalAcharya  www.NepaliVoices.com 10

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