Digital platforms have a massive impact on today’s journalism simply because of its ability to help everyone with a smartphone, laptop or any other digital device. this allows everyone with access to the internet to now what is going on in the news. this can come from both primary and secondary sources as well.
Statistics shows that people use their smartphone more than any other device, (41.2%) . this shows just how simple it is for everyone with easy access to internet to get the news and it just shows that it is really more or less is impossible for people to miss out on information. Due to the fact it takes just one click to know what is happening.
in 2018, the use of a smartphone is at an all time high of 48% this just shows who much digital information is there is and its increase in its popularity has made it even better.