Vine. (2016). Vine Guidelines and Rules. [online] Available at: https://vine.co/rules [Accessed 31 Mar. 2016]. In order to create both quality content and ethical content I felt it was important to adhere to the rules and guidelines set out by the platform we would be utilising. In order to do so, I accessed the webpage cited above in order to see clear regulations and standards that needed to be met. It was an interesting read that allowed me to come to terms…

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Vine. (2016). How To. [online] Available at: http://help.vine.co/howto [Accessed 31 Mar. 2016]. This was a How To webpage hosted on the Vine website that summarised the key elements and processes of how the platform works. The information gathered from this webpage highlighted specific techniques, tools and skills that I would need to use in order to make quality content or ‘vines’. It explained in clear detail how I would be to upload and create the content on the mobile application itself…

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I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles). (1988). [iTunes Track] UK: Chrysalis. This iconic song is widely known and we felt it was perfect to fit the context of our first vine. The first video content for our digital artefact was about following the line that the mobile app Lost on Campus uses to find your way around campus, and we used this song assuming that people would even associate just the intro chords with walking five hundred miles. Our first vine…

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So, does it really matter who owns the media? And are we looking at who controls the media completely wrong? Read on fellow media users… Ask any token communications student who owns the media and you’ll get one of the several following answers – Rupert Murdoch, Gina Rinehart, Kerry Stokes, Bruce Gordon, and James Packer etcetera… Ask them who controls the media and you’ll get one of the previous suggested answers or the name of someone involved in the social…

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Vine. (2016). About Vine. [online] Available at: http://help.vine.co/aboutvine [Accessed 29 Mar. 2016]. This webpage provided the general knowledge that we needed to know when we were deciding on the platform we would like to use. It allowed us to reach the decision to make vines as we felt that it was a great way of producing and curating condensed but quality content for an online audience. It was an excellent source of information whereby the creators of vine itself curated it,…

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