Digital Divide

A digital divide is an economic inequality between groups, broadly construed, in terms of access to, use of, or knowledge of information and communication technologies (ICT). The divide within countries, (such as the digital divide in the United States) may refer to inequalities between individuals, households, businesses, and geographic areas at different socioeconomic and other demographic levels, while the divide between countries is referred to as the global digital divide, which designates nations as the units of analysis and examines the gap between developing and developed countries on an international scale.
Posts about Digital Divide
  • Pew Study: Low Income and Rural Populations Less Likely to Have Internet Access

    … The Internet has become an integral part of American life. Indeed, according to the latest Pew Internet demographics study, 84 percent of Americans have internet access. While the percentage of Americans with Internet access has remained largely the same since 2012, an analysis of 15 years of historical data indicates that the digital divide…

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  • 10 Free Blog Post Ideas

    … to “hire earthlings.” What advice would you give? 5) The biggest social media question on everybody’s mind Unfortunately I wrote the headline but I didn’t capture the actual question on everybody’s mind. What was I thinking? If you know, go write it. It would make a great post. 6) The social media dictatorship and other observations from Einstein…

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  • 5 Ways Newsrooms Can Catch Up to Digital-Savvy Competitors

    … got them put in charge. Breaking away from the mold may be painful at first, but it allows time for experimenting with telling stories in novel ways—so you’re not just giving lip service to digital tools, but actually using them. 2. Incorporate digital tools into everyday reporting, not just one-off stories. One way to bridge the digital divide…

    Yael Grauer/ The Content Strategistin SEO- 19 readers -
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