DIGITAL NEWS PROJECT 2020
A mile wide, an inch deep: Online news and media use in the 2019 UK General Election
By Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Based on the unique tracking of online news consumption habits of 1,711 people aged 18-65 (across, mobile and desktop devices) researchers examined the relative importance of offline and online news as participants were surveyed for their attitudes towards the media and politics more widely.
Read this report to:
– Understand why young people (18-34) were the group least engaged with online news websites
– Evaluate the benefit of nonpartisan coverage
– Learn why social media is a vital tool in reaching audiences when it comes to political news stories