In her remarks, Mouna Mtibaa, Director of External Relations, TAP news agency, said in light of the growing citizen journalism
in Tunisia, especially after the January 2011 revolution, which started competing the agency's press work, the agency has turned to digital platforms and social media to provide news to all citizens in a timely manner.
practices are commonly manifested as citizen-generated content in social media, such as social network sites, blogs, and microblogs (Broersma & Graham, 2012; Goode, 2009; Kaufhold et al.
The evolution from blogs to citizen journalism
can be viewed as the evolution to two-sided markets where the platform plays a crucial role.
and the fact that visual and audio recording capacity is now in one's pocket on smartphones have changed everything.
The increased prominence of citizen journalism
is synonymous with the rise of a new, technology-driven era of journalism.
The award will be in documentary, investigative and citizen journalism
The point is that citizen journalism
is here to stay, and that citizens have a right to know what the war against terrorism is all about.
Pakistan has also experienced the power of social media, whether it is in the form of citizen journalism
or amassing youth for a political rally.
The meeting also served the purposes of identifying best practices to generate interest and participation in the EU political debate as well as ways to enhance citizen journalism
and social media.
While citizen journalism
accounts for a large slice of viewership on YouTube, its users are also eager distributers of professional news video.
This citizen journalism
image provided by Shaam News Network is said to show rebel Free Syrian Army soldiers on a vehicle in the northern town of Sarmada
It is a powerful instrument that when utilized properly can be a great tool for the newly emerging citizen journalism
facet of news gathering.