TITLE

While TV Blundered on Election Night, the Internet Gained Users

AUTHOR(S)
Donahue, Hugh Carter; Schneider, Steven; Foot, Kirsten
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Winter2000, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights a review of Election Day reporting on Internet news Web site in the United States. Increase in demand on information about the election from Internet news Web site; Significance of coordination in online news reporting; Advantage of news organization in the marketplace.
ACCESSION #
3961398

 

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