The Role of Online Media Gatekeeper in the Era of Digital Media
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- gatekeeper, digital media, online media, journalist ethic
In the era of digital media, information spreads so fast. Sometimes the information cannot be confirmed, which results in confusion. The mainstream media in this case online media with its characteristics can play a role in clarifying information confusion. But online media joined the confusion due to the pressure of the media industry competition. Even though people who work in the online media editor have professional ethics. In this paper, we will examine how online media journalists who act as gatekeepers interpret the role of the journalist profession that has an impact on society. The verification process as part of the journalistic routine process is believed to reduce information confusion. With reference to the element of journalism from Bill Kovach and professional ethics of journalists, this research will conduct interviews with online media journalists who act as gatekeepers.
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TY - CONF AU - Farid Rusdi AU - Zyad Rusdi PY - 2020 DA - 2020/05/20 TI - The Role of Online Media Gatekeeper in the Era of Digital Media BT - Proceedings of the Tarumanagara International Conference on the Applications of Social Sciences and Humanities (TICASH 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 542 EP - 544 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200515.091 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.200515.091 ID - Rusdi2020 ER -