News Consumption Among Russian-Speaking Immigrants in Israel from 2006 to 2018

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Abstract

The article explores the key trends in news consumption among Russian-speaking migrants in Israel in years 2006–2018, representing the first longitudinal evaluation of news consumption patterns of this social group. The analysis is based on the open data collected from 2006 to 2018 by news agency newsru.co.il, ranked by SimilarWeb as 28th of all Israeli websites. Large-scale surveys, aiming to reveal media consumption patterns among visitors of the news agency website, consisted on 25–30 closed multiple choice questions and involved circa 2000 respondents. The study highlights how the choice of media for news consumption has changed over twelve years, reveals the heavy digital character of news usage and discusses the habitual information check in high choice news environment.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDigital Transformation and Global Society - 4th International Conference, DTGS 2019, Revised Selected Papers
EditorsDaniel A. Alexandrov, Yury Kabanov, Olessia Koltsova, Ilya Musabirov, Alexander V. Boukhanovsky, Andrei V. Chugunov
PublisherSpringer Nature
Pages554-564
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9783030378578
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2019
Event4th International Conference on Digital Transformation and Global Society, DTGS 2019 - St. Petersburg, Russian Federation
Duration: 19 Jun 201921 Jun 2019

Publication series

NameCommunications in Computer and Information Science
Volume1038 CCIS
ISSN (Print)1865-0929
ISSN (Electronic)1865-0937

Conference

Conference4th International Conference on Digital Transformation and Global Society, DTGS 2019
CountryRussian Federation
CitySt. Petersburg
Period19/06/1921/06/19

Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science(all)
  • Mathematics(all)

Keywords

  • High choice news environment
  • Immigration
  • News consumption
  • Russian Israelis

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