Approaching Citizens by City Microblogs: Cases from China
Available Online June 2017.
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- City Microblog, Message Appeal Effect, Wei Chengdu, Shanghai Release, Nanjing Release
- Advanced internet information technology enables a revolution for people's daily lives. Apart from social network sites, such as Facebook, microblogs have become the second inevitable and significant communication platform all over the world. Common people, celebrities, firms and governmental agencies have been all fascinated to open their own microblogs. In China, a large number of governmental microblogs, especially city microblogs opened by city government agencies have been skyrocketed since 2011. This paper aims at exploring the characteristics which influence over the success of city microblogs in China via a case study approach. Based on the content analysis of city microblog posts from three typical city microblogs in China, this paper suggests the message appeal effect on the success of city microblogs in China.
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TY - CONF AU - Lijun Zhou PY - 2017/06 DA - 2017/06 TI - Approaching Citizens by City Microblogs: Cases from China PB - Atlantis Press SP - 429 EP - 432 SN - 1951-6851 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icmia-17.2017.78 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icmia-17.2017.78 ID - Zhou2017/06 ER -