TITLE

Government Microblogs: Innovative Approaches for E-government

AUTHOR(S)
Lijun Zhou
PUB. DATE
September 2014
SOURCE
Applied Mechanics & Materials;2014, Vol. 631-632, p1186
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
As one of the typical social media categories, microblogs have become the hot vehicle for online communication and interaction since 2006. Not only individuals, but also organizations are all fascinated to open their own microblogs. Government microblogs launched by Chinese governmental agencies have showed the blowout development since 2011. These microblogs devote to release public information, guide public opinions, promote government and place images and fulfill administrative transparency. This paper will introduce the development of government microblogs in China and articulate suggestions for effective utilization of government microblogs as a vehicle for e-government.
ACCESSION #
100087770

 

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