Producer studies: informative web sites from the inside
2004 (English)In: Proceedings of Interactive Computer Aided Learning (ICL), 2004, 1-12 p.Conference paper (Refereed)
An emerging genre of web sites can be described with the following characteristics: asubject is well defined; the subject is well covered; a publicist takes responsibility forwhat is published; and the publicist has a certain authority within the field of the subject.Such sites can function as teaching tools or as substitutes for the user’s knowledge.In the long run, the user will know more about the subject, i.e. the site supportslifelong learning and learning on-demand. These sites seem to have an informative"mission" and are run by public authorities, corporations or other organizations.Subjects can be medical care, health, tourism, sports etc. This paper presents a studyof how producers work and experience their production of informative content. Theinterviews were conducted in 2004 with people employed at Swedish sites.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2004. 1-12 p.
Web sites, informal learning, knowledge portal, content provider, informative task, producer, commercial and authorities
Media and Communications
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-24250OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-24250DiVA: diva2:346029
Interactive Computer Aided Learning (ICL), Villach, Austria 2004
QC 201008302010-08-302010-08-302010-08-30Bibliographically approved