Informations and abstract
Keywords: Amateur; Digital Media; Digital Journalism; Social Media; Participation.
The meaning of the changes sweeping the information and communication order is understandable if we consider the digital environments, in which this changes occur, as real territories. This way, it can consider a contemporary trend of information, namely the dissemination of an amateur stereotype in digital journalism. This paper aim to show how close to new and endless possibilities of users, the amateurs have impressed a mark to the production and dissemination of information that professional journalists have been forced to follow, in order to adapt themselves to the actual cultural-technological context, reconfiguring habits, languages and techniques.