A Study on Post-Truth in social media

  • Aditya Kumar Sharma


Due to the developments in information technologies in the last 20 years, social media is frequently usedespecially for mobile devices for news announcement and follow-up. This has led to a large increase in thenumber of information produced, too.Thinking about data/news sharing pages via web-based media around the world and sharing/posting an excess of data or news, there are numerous news sources that should be checked after gotten to. There is no exactness separating measure in the spread of data on social media and along these lines, strange news can influence the majority in a brief timeframe. These days, it is significant that clients check the truth of such data in online media. In this examination, it is attempted to explore how the post-truth idea which the Oxford Dictionary has picked as the expression of the year in 2016 in web-based media. By utilizing watchwords, for example, "post-truth", "counterfeit/bogus news", "admittance to exact data" and "the dispersion of web-based media use" in the writing of "Data and Records Management", "The executive's Information Frameworks" and "Media and Communication" in global information bases and diaries; the content examination was performed. Toward the finish of the examination, the ramifications of the foundations that created different systems to maintain a strategic distance from such news and data were incorporated.