The mass media are diversified media technologies that are intended to reach a large audience by mass communication. The technology through which this communication takes place varies. Broadcast media such as radio, recorded music, film and television transmit their information electronically. Print media use a physical object such as a newspaper, book, pamphlet or comics, to distribute their information. Outdoor media is a form of mass media that comprises billboards, signs or placards placed inside and outside of commercial buildings, sports stadiums, shops and buses. Other outdoor media include flying billboards (signs in tow of airplanes), blimps, and skywriting. Public speaking ...view middle of the document...
Blogs (web logs)
Blogging, too, has become a pervasive form of media. A blog is a website, usually maintained by an individual, with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of events, or interactive media such as images or video
A podcast is a series of digital-media files which are distributed over the Internet using syndication feeds for playback on portable media players and computers.
Mobile phones were introduced in Japan in 1979 but became a mass media only in 1998 when the first downloadable ringing tones were introduced in Finland.
A book is a collection of sheets of paper, parchment or other material with a piece of text written on them, bound together along one edge within covers.
A magazine is a periodical publication containing a variety of articles, generally financed by advertising and/or purchase by readers.
A newspaper is a publication containing news and information and advertising, usually printed on low-cost paper called newsprint.
Outdoor media is a form of mass media which comprises billboards, signs, placards placed inside and outside of commercial buildings/objects like shops/buses, flying billboards, blimps, and skywriting.
Professions involving mass media
Journalism is the discipline of collecting, analyzing, verifying and presenting information regarding current events, trends, issues and people. Those who practice journalism are known as...