The Practice Of Virtual Democracy By Government Public Relations On Social Media

Huda, Akhmad Nur and Rusfian, Effy Zalfiana (2020) The Practice Of Virtual Democracy By Government Public Relations On Social Media. In: ICSET 2019, 23 November 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Virtual democracy is very important in the era of social media as a means of socializing policies and disseminating information. Government PR takes advantage of virtual democracy to bridge communication between government and citizen. This study aims to evaluate the practice of virtual democracy by government public relations on social media which is associated with the public relations task of assisting civil servants in implementing their institutional agenda and fulfilling democratic responsibilities. The analysis was conducted with a quantitative method using a typology of the government's public relations objectives. The results of the study show that government public relations in utilizing social media has carried out its functions as a democratic obligation in serving the community, especially in conducting media relations. Social media is also used as a tool to convey the government's agenda to the public. Different social media are used differently.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: virtual democracy government public relation social media
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2021 12:29
Last Modified: 30 Jun 2021 12:29

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