THE PLACE OF E-MAIL AND INTERNET AS TOOLS FOR COMMUNICATION IN JOURNALISM
This study examined the Place of E-Mail and Internet as tools for Journalism Communication” (A case study of Osun State Polytechnic, Iree, Department of Mass Communication). However, Information and Communication Technology such as the Internet, email (gmail, yahoomail,), search engines (Google and Yahoo), social media (facebook, twitter, etc) etc have positively contributed to the information gathering, dissemination and communication efficiency among students and media practitioners. Feedback more than ever before in the history of print and broadcasting thereby making the broadcast media more interactive. Survey research method was adopted with 160 copies of questionnaire were administered to the respondents within Osun State Polytechnic, Department of Mass Communication while 150 copies were returned. It is recommended that media organizations should embrace Internet, email and social in carrying out their duties as it enhances effective communication while email login details should be kept secret to avoid been used by the unauthorized persons.