Jurnal The Messenger

Jurnal The Messenger is an International Scientific Journal, published by the Department of Communication, FTIK, Universitas Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia. Jurnal The Messenger is intended to the national and international scholarly community. The aim of this journal is to publish high-quality articles dedicated to all aspects of the lates outstanding developments in the field of communication. Articles published are the results of research, bringing the new sights (scope) on Cultural Studies, Integrated Marketing Communication, and Media. Meanwhile, submitted papers are evaluated by double blind peer review for contribution, originality and relevance. Jurnal The Messenger are published twice a year in January and July (Regular Issues). It was first published in 2009.

Jurnal The Messenger is indexed at Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)Science and Technology Index (SINTA)Microsoft Academic Search (MAS)Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources (ROAD)Digital Object Identifier (DOI) prefix 10.26623 registered by Crossref, DimensionsGoogle Scholar, ISJD, Indonesian Publication Index (IPI), Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE), Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) WorldcatPublic Knowledge Project (PKP) Index, Indonesia Onesearch by PERPUSNAS, EBSCO INFORMATION SERVICES, Index Copernicus InternationalJournalTOCsCiteFactorGARUDA: Garba Rujukan Digital by Ristekdikti - IndonesiaBritish LibraryHarvard Library, and Columbia University Libraries.

OAI Address

Jurnal The Messenger has OAI address : http://journals.usm.ac.id/index.php/the-messenger/oai 

Before submission
You have to make sure that your paper is prepared using the Jurnal The Messenger paper TEMPLATE, has been carefully proofread and polished, and conformed to the Author Guidelines  

Online Submissions

Registration and login are required to submit items online and to check the status of current submissions. 

P-ISSN: 2086-1559, E-ISSN: 2527-2810

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Call for Editors and Reviewers (2019)

Jurnal The Messenger (JTM) is seeking scientists, researchers, educators, and practitioners to be editors and reviewers for the our journal. If you are interested to be editors or reviewers for JTM (min H-index: 5 in Scopus/Thomson Reuters Web of Science database), please send an e-mail to: jurnalthemessenger@usm.ac.id or yuli@usm.ac.id. Email subject: JTM Editor/Reviewer Application. Include the following information: (1) Your Full Name; (2) ORCID ID, SCOPUS ID, and other researcher ID; (3) Institutional Affiliation; (4) Education and Degree; and (5) Research Designs in which you hold expertise (please refer to journal focus and scope).
Posted: 2019-01-01

Publication Schedule, and Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)


Publication Schedule:

Online Submission (submitted papers MUST BE written in English, and with NEW TEMPLATE).

We strongly prefer to receive manuscripts via our online submission system. Using this system, authors can upload manuscript files (text, figures and supplementary information, including video) directly to our office and check on the status of their manuscripts during the review process. First, kindly please register as author, and then you should login to submit your papers. Please don´t forget tick author when you make a registration.

Vol 11 No 2 Jul 2019, deadline: 1 Apr 2019
Vol 12 No 1 Jan 2020, deadline: 1 Oct 2019
Vol 12 No 2 Jul 2020, deadline: 1 Apr 2020

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU):

MOU with APJIKI (Asosiasi Penerbit Jurnal Ilmu Komunikasi Indonesia).

Posted: 2019-01-01
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Vol 11, No 1A (2019): Special Issue on the School of Multimedia Technology and Communication Postgraduate Symposium

Table of Contents


Syazwani Mahsal Khan, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norsiah Abdul Hamid, Dr. Sabrina Mohd Rashid            
DOI : 10.26623/themessenger.v11i1.817 | Abstract views: 114 times
Nur Syuhada Rahimi, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bahtiar Mohamad, Talhat Alhaiou, Syed Hassan Raza            
DOI : 10.26623/themessenger.v11i1A.818 | Abstract views: 98 times
S Maartandan a/l Suppiah, Dr. Mohd. Khairie Ahmad, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norhafezah Yusof            
DOI : 10.26623/themessenger.v11i1A.827 | Abstract views: 61 times
Revathy Amadera Lingam, Dr. Norizah Aripin            
DOI : 10.26623/themessenger.v11i1A.832 | Abstract views: 50 times
Fayez Bassam Shriedeh            
DOI : 10.26623/themessenger.v11i1A.821 | Abstract views: 107 times
Yassin Bashir Hamid, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rosli Mohammed, Dr. Mohd. Khairie Ahmad            
DOI : 10.26623/themessenger.v11i1A.1249 | Abstract views: 84 times
Soo Hoo Pin Lick            
DOI : 10.26623/themessenger.v11i1A.823 | Abstract views: 61 times