Digital journalism is as a result of digital revolution. Information is distributed on internet rather than broadcast and print as it was before.
News and feature stories are higher seen in audio,text,video,graphs and many other interactive forms of communication.
There is multitasking in news gathering in journalism and communication.
A small crew of about three people engages in news story production.
This cuts costs of production.A digital camera produces both pictures and images which are transfered to the computer with quick editing.
News is then immediately distributed and circulated through social media platforms of youtube,whatsapp,facebook,tweeter , sound cloud,etc.Therefore,minimal costs of production and circulation
High creativity has been explored in journalism and communication especially in terms of breaking news first before others.one journalist through digital revolution can now do audio and video editing,can share news and information on social media and can as well engage in print media.
Online distribution of information avails a lot of information making research easy for the journalists.
During story making,prior information may be needed to enhance the credibility of the story,just a click in internet provides the information especially for purposes of sourcing.
Mainstream news sites in International news on websites have been rampant online.
Strong news organisations like BBC,CNN,Al-Jezeera are worldwide through internet and web channels.
Digital revolution has therefore led to critical thinking,factual information,blogging and online news and information.
Media houses can engage with the audiences for feed to improve and widen advertising space and income to the income of the organisation