The aim of this research is to identify and evaluate the impact of social media on the journalism field, in terms of communication. This will help journalists and related businesses to exploit the opportunity provided by using social media for communication.The research objectives are：Impact of social media on journalism in terms of communication.Role of journalists changes with the state of social media and internet evolution.Key opportunities of exploiting social media while communicating in journalism.Developing recommendation for cohesive development and ways to reduce gaps in communication.In the subsequent chapter, a discussion of the literature review is done.
In the first chapter, discussion of the important functions of the journalism is done. The issues in the current scheme and the need for research have been probed. It was deemed that the aim of the research was to identity and evaluated the potential of social media. Based on that, determination of communication in the new age, role of the journalist in the current system, the state of the social media and the ways to harness social media information and to finally recommend the direction of the future is done in the following. In the second chapter, there is discussion of the social media development in the current times, and the ways in which the social media has developed in the current times and the issues of these social media developments in the current times. The issues in social media such as privacy, information overload and the development of fake news were identified, finally the development of the social media and plausible future trends were discussed in this section.
In the third chapter, discussion of the research methods has been done. The use of the exploratory research, research design and the participant selection has been detailed. There is discussion the ways in which the data has been presented. The ethical considerations have been detailed in this analysis.
In the fourth chapter, there is discussion of the results collated from the people. The research questions and the important deductions are made in this chapter.
In the fifth chapter, conclusions are drawn from the literature reviews and the data analysis findings. This is followed by the recommendation of the information.
In the final chapter and the use of appendix are mentioned.