International Conference on Environmental Awareness for Sustainable Development in conjunction with International Conference on Challenge and Opportunities Sustainable Environmental Development, ICEASD & ICCOSED 2019, 1-2 April 2019, Kendari, Indonesia

Research Article

Webseries As Digital Creative Economic Communication

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.1-4-2019.2287246,
        author={Radja Erland Hamzah and Citra Eka Putri},
        title={Webseries As Digital Creative Economic Communication},
        proceedings={International Conference on Environmental Awareness for Sustainable Development in conjunction with International Conference on Challenge and Opportunities Sustainable Environmental Development, ICEASD \& ICCOSED 2019, 1-2 April 2019, Kendari, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={ICEASD\&ICCOSED},
        year={2019},
        month={9},
        keywords={webseries broader digital-based creative media industry tv technology},
        doi={10.4108/eai.1-4-2019.2287246}
    }
    
  • Radja Erland Hamzah
    Citra Eka Putri
    Year: 2019
    Webseries As Digital Creative Economic Communication
    ICEASD&ICCOSED
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.1-4-2019.2287246
Radja Erland Hamzah1,*, Citra Eka Putri2
  • 1: Faculty of Communication Science, Universitas Prof. Dr. Moestopo (Beragama), Jakarta Indonesia.St. Hang Lekir I/8 Gelora, Jakarta, Indonesia 10270.
  • 2: Postgraduate of Magister Communication Science, Universitas Prof. Dr. Moestopo (Beragama), Jakarta Indonesia.St. Hang Lekir I/8 Gelora, Jakarta, Indonesia 10270.
*Contact email: radjaerland@gmail.com

Abstract

The economy development of a nationcannot be separated tomedia industry through technology. Technology is a part of daily life. Webseriesor webpisode is a series of serial shows that are broadcast through web-based television technology. The concept is similar to television programs, except that the duration of each episode is shorter andvaries type of content. Webseries as a form of new information technology media is able to accommodate the differentshow. If the audience usually enjoys a show through the cinema, nowadaysaudiencecan even enjoy it through smart phones such as various films, advertisements and others.This study aims to explain webseries as one of the digital-based creative economic communication media for companies in Indonesia. The author concludes that the prospect of webseries can be good, especially with the high public interest in YouTube. In the future, the digital creative economy would be able to develop towards a broader digital-based creative media industry and be able to make large profits in the creative economy in the country.