Title Minors as creators in the digital age: from prosumer to collaborative creator. Theoretical review 1972-2016
Authors HERRERO DIZ, PAULA, Ramos-Serrano, Marina, NO SANCHEZ, JAVIER JUAN, HERRERO DIZ, PAULA, NO SANCHEZ, JAVIER JUAN
External publication No
Means Rev. Lat. Comun. Soc.
Scope Review
Nature Científica
SJR Quartile 1
SJR Impact 0.77500
Area International
Web https://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?eid=2-s2.0-85006857225&doi=10.4185%2fRLCS-2016-1147en&partnerID=40&md5=e7c38adb6e708c3bd5dbdfb9d98fa19f
Publication date 01/01/2016
ISI 000397845600006
Scopus Id 2-s2.0-85006857225
DOI 10.4185/RLCS-2016-1147
Abstract Introduction. The current article is a chronological review of theories that consider to minors as digital content creators. Theoretical framework. To achieve this it has been selected all those that contribute to defining terminology to describe the online behavior of this kind of users. Conclusions and discussion. Results can confirm that we are encountering new forms of tagging their online presence and participation. This makes that experts talk about new generations of digital content creators among which just takes time and a substantial change occurs in the way they consume and produce digital content: WhatsApp, Twitter, selfie o Snapchat generations. Therefore we wonder what really determines a new generation of young creators of digital content and propose, against excessive labeling, talk about user profiles, for what we do a compilation of their characteristics depending on the use of technology.
Keywords theory; minors; digital contents; generation; prosumer
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