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Disaster Communication Study on Instagram Account @infobmkgmaluku of Ambon Earthquake 2019 Case

Tanasale, Beatriz Bridget and Agustin, Sari Monik (2020) Disaster Communication Study on Instagram Account @infobmkgmaluku of Ambon Earthquake 2019 Case. In: 2nd Jogjakarta Communication Conference (JCC 2020), Yogyakarta.

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Social media is a popular tool of communication to use as a sharing content platform. Many people use it as their media, but little do we know that the government nowadays use it as a tool to engage their public, especially at crisis and disaster. This article describes the analysis of how local government organizations used social media during the Earthquake disaster as a tool to communicate with the public. Indonesia’s national Meteorology Climatology and Geophysics council have been used social media to connect with the audience. In the case of Ambon Earthquake 2019, the organization uses local agency social media to communicate. The article finds that there is a high number of the Instagram user [email protected] infobmkgmaluku post during the disaster; also, the analysis shows there is a relation between the earthquake magnitude and user response.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Disaster Communication, Social Media, Instagram
Subjects: 000 Computer Science, Information and General Works > 000 Computer Science, Knowledge and Systems > 004 Computer Science, Data Processing, Hardware
300 Social Sciences > 350 Public administration and military science > 353 Specific Public Administration (Incl. Social Welfare, Health Services; Safety, Mitigation, Waste Control; Public Justice, Corruption)
Divisions: Fakultas Ilmu Komunikasi > Program Studi Ilmu Komunikasi
Depositing User: mr admin umn
Date Deposited: 19 Nov 2021 02:25
Last Modified: 19 Nov 2021 02:25

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