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Blogging – Redefining Global Modern Journalism: An Omani Perspective

Blogging – Redefining Global Modern Journalism: An Omani Perspective

With the increasing importance of citizen-journalism on the Internet, which has burgeoned since blogging started gaining popularity in the early 2000s, the new media is making a beginning in Oman too. Blogging in Oman is taking off, although it is still relatively unknown and not very popular among the general public. However, among the journalists and professionals, globalised class, it is an emergent phenomenon. The Arabic and English blogs in Oman reflect the thoughts and concerns of the citizens, about local, regional or national issues. In this context, this study aims at investigating the nature and characteristics of Omani blogs that are now spreading among the internet users in the world. The study intends to be a springboard to indulge in further study in this area. 

 

 

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11 p.
eng