Journal of Social Media Studies (JSMS) is jointly edited by the Institute of Language and Communications Studies and the Macro World Publishing. The JSMS is the outstanding international journal that provides examination of social media analyses and the fields of communication sciences.
The journal seeks Manuscripts may be philosophical, theoretical, methodological, critical, applied, pedagogical, or empirical in nature, as well as empirical contributions as papers that address the theoretical and methodological debates within social media. Published articles in JSMS will be subjected to rigorous peer review comprising initial editorial screening and anonymous refereeing by at least two referees of the discipline.
Each submitted manuscript is evaluated on the following basis
• the originality of its contribution to the field of communication sciences
• the soundness of its theory and methodology of the given topic
Aim and Scope
Academic disciplines are flourishing at faculties and departments dedicated to Media, communication, sociology, psychology, linguistics, cultural studies, film, design, engineering, advertising, public relations and humanities. It aims to create bridges between different research cultures and publishes original articles of high quality on Social Media.
Research areas are relevant to the journal include, but are not limited to:
Social Media and Critical Thinking
Social Media and Human-Computer Interaction
Social Media Theories
Audience and Reception Studies
Future Social Media architecture
Design and evaluation of innovative social media systems
Information retrieval systems and algorithms on Social Media
Social Media and Identity
Social Media and Art Censorship
Empirical studies of user behavior
Privacy and security on social networks
Social networks mediated communication
Social media in educational environment
New design techniques with Social Media
Abstracting and Indexing
Index Copernicus (IC), Scientific Journal Impact Factor (SJIF), CiteFactor, InfoBase Index, Researchbib, Eurasian Scientific Journal Index (ESJI), SIS Index, Open Academic Journals Index, International Scientific Indexing, Directory of Indexing and Impact Factor (DIIF), EyeSource Index, Pak Academic Search, Mendeley, Crossref