Towards quality discourse in online news comments

@article{Diakopoulos2011TowardsQD,
  title={Towards quality discourse in online news comments},
  author={Nicholas A. Diakopoulos and Mor Naaman},
  journal={Proceedings of the ACM 2011 conference on Computer supported cooperative work},
  year={2011}
}
  • N. Diakopoulos, M. Naaman
  • Published 2011
  • Sociology, Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the ACM 2011 conference on Computer supported cooperative work
With the growth in sociality and interaction around online news media, news sites are increasingly becoming places for communities to discuss and address common issues spurred by news articles. The quality of online news comments is of importance to news organizations that want to provide a valuable exchange of community ideas and maintain credibility within the community. In this work we examine the complex interplay between the needs and desires of news commenters with the functioning of… Expand

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