Reliability of news due to impact of social media worldwide 2013

Does social media make news less reliable because journalists do less or no fact checking?

Reliability of news due to impact of social media worldwide 2013 The statistic reveals the opinion of PR professionals worldwide in 2013 when asked if they believe that social media has made news less reliable because journalists do less or no fact checking. Over half stated that they believed social media made the news less reliable.
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Does social media make news less reliable because journalists do less or no fact checking?

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Share of respondents
Agree51%
Neutral16%
Disagree23%
Share of respondents
Agree51%
Neutral16%
Disagree23%
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The statistic reveals the opinion of PR professionals worldwide in 2013 when asked if they believe that social media has made news less reliable because journalists do less or no fact checking. Over half stated that they believed social media made the news less reliable.
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