An Analysis on the Visualization of the Online Newspaper : Focusing on the dependent Online Newspaper and Naver News

온라인신문의 시각화에 대한 분석: 종속형 온라인신문과 네이버 뉴스를 중심으로

  • 박광순 (청주대학교 신문방송학과)
  • Received : 2016.04.27
  • Accepted : 2016.07.20
  • Published : 2016.07.28


This study aims at grasping the degree of change on the layout of newspaper through the analysis on the visualization of the Online Newspaper. It was analyzed on the basis of six dependent Online Newspapers. Six news companies' home pages and NAVER news homepage were compared and analyzed. As a result of the analysis, it has been found that the layout of the Online Newspaper has been changed rapidly through the visualization. Especially, the visualizations of some Online Newspaper have already reached the high level, and those of other newspapers are also under way rapidly. The visualization of the Online Newspaper is going on in the way that the size of images and the number of times of their being used in the news stories are increasing. Consequently, the visualization of the Online Newspaper follows the course of that of paper-based newspaper, and the relative importance of 'a newspaper that sees with an eye' to 'a newspaper that reads with an eye' grows bigger and bigger.


Online Newspaper;visualization;Editorial elements. Portal News;Journalism


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