Essay

Introduction Social context is one of the factors that affect the online media practice of an individual. Where I am and what I am doing at a certain time requires myself to utilize a specific platform or application that will support my daily-life activities. These media use impact is one notion that Siapera (2012, p. […]

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Reflection on reflection

Analysis 3 Reflecting on what I have been doing to track my media use and documenting is an eye-opener. But reflecting on what I have written about my journey made me realise who I really am online, how I speak; what kind of language I use and what my goals or agenda might be when […]

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Evaluation

Analysis 2 During the documentation process to track the journey of my media use online has been indeed an eye-opener for me. For the period of a week as I’ve been recording what I have done online, how and why I did it, I have realized that I am an active online media user who […]

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Evidence

Analysis 1 My journey of online media use has been an eye-opener for me and this research helped me know more of myself online. After documenting my online media uses over the period of 7 days (one week), I realized that I am constantly checking for information and also publishing content to both private and […]

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7th day online

What I did online: Chat with friends on Facebook messenger to ask their day. Opened Tram Tracker app on my iPhone to travel to uni. Snapchat the death by chocolate dessert I was eating with a friend and sent it to some of my other friends. How and Why? Most of my friends has Facebook and therefore, […]

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6th day online

What I did online: Chat with friends on Facebook messenger to ask their day and plan a meeting. Used snapchat to record a live video of me and my friend waiting for the tram upload it to my story. Opened Tram Tracker app to check when the tram will be coming. Went on Google Drive to download […]

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5th day online

What I did online: Chat with friends on Facebook messenger to ask their day. Facebook messenger video called with a friend from Singapore. Opened Tram Tracker app on my iPhone to travel to work. Went online to Hootsuite to upload and schedule a video to Instagram for work. How and Why? I chat with a few friend […]

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