Case Drumsö - Hyperlokala nyheter i stadsdelstidning och på Facebook: Paper presented at the Nordmedia conference

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The paper is part of a research project mapping and defining hyperlocal media in Finland in 2017. This case study analysis the local media in the Lauttasaari-area, an island with about 23 000 inhabitants close to the center of Helsinki. The traditional local media is a free weekly paper, distributed to most households in the area and through local shops. Facebook-groups have become a channel for local discussion and information in addition to the paper. The case study will examine the background, the goals and the material in the paper and the Facebook-groups. The primary research methods are interview with the editor of the paper and content analysis of the themes in the paper and the Facebook updates.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNordmedia conference
Publication statusUnpublished - 18 Aug 2017
MoE publication typeB3 Article in conference proceedings

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