What if Scale Breaks Community? - Reuters News Agency

REPORT: What if Scale Breaks Community? 

Rebooting Audience Engagement When Journalism is Under Fire


By Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism

REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Discussing how digital news media navigates the conundrum of audience retention and engagement, this report examines the context in which news organisations operate and the implications of political pressures, rapidly evolving platforms and the insidious ‘weaponisation’ of social media to target and harass independent news organisations and individual journalists, along with their audiences.