Would you read more news if you could earn points, win badges, unlock content, or go up one level? Various digital newspapers have adopted the trend of giving incentives and rewards to their readers to attract new audiences to their websites. But, is it all fun and games, or are there other issues to be concerned about?
Raul Ferrer-Conill research focuses on the gamification of journalism and its potential outcomes for news organizations, journalism, and democracy.
PhD student in Media and communication studies
TIME:Tuesday 30 january, 12:00 - 12:45 PLACE: University Library, Learning lab on floor 3 (Studieverkstaden)