FORUM KOMUNIKASI published biannually by the Faculty of Communication and Media Studies (FCMS), Universiti Teknologi MARA, provides a forum for transdisciplinary and multidisciplinary approaches and research in the media and communication fields. It aims to provide diverse worldviews, perspectives and analyses in the field of media and communication as an intellectual inquiry.

The editorial board cordially invites you to contribute articles to this journal which concerned with the anthropological, cultural, economic, historical, philosophical, political, sociological and theological approaches in the study of communication, mass media institutions, mass media contents, media systems and criticisms of culture, society and new media technology as they relate to communication.

The manuscripts may be based on original research, fieldwork, analyses of existing literature, or on emergent issues pertaining to any area of communication and media studies. The journal will only consider manuscripts not previously published or currently under consideration by another journal. By submitting a manuscript, the authors agree that the copyright of the article is transferred to the publisher when it is accepted for publication in Forum Komunikasi.

Current Issue 

Editor’s Memo

Volume 18 (2), 2023, of Forum Komunikasi, offers a list of thought-provoking articles ranging from communication, media, and society.


In meeting the needs of the MyJournal and MyCite requirements, Forum Komunikasi stands committed to publishing ten articles per circulation. This will also mean that these articles will be uploaded in stages, beginning with six articles, whilst the remainder shall be uploaded to our portal by the end of November 2023.


We hope this publication will enlighten readers and researchers alike in forging the much-needed knowledge to further contribute to the betterment of society.

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Forum Komunikasi Vol 18 (2), 2023

Isu dan Implikasi Penontonan Netflix dalam Kalangan Rakyat di Malaysia

Author : Rabiatul Aswaniza binti Ishak

              Mohd Syuhaidi bin Abu Bakar

Abstract | Abstrak | Full Paper PDF (240.88KB)


Understanding The Use of Film Therapy as Stress Relief towards Viewer’s Emotional Effect

Author : Rahimah Abdul Rahim

              Noor Nirwandy Mat Noordin

              Siti Atikah Jaafar

Abstract | Abstrak | Full Paper PDF (274.20KB)


The Roles of Citizen Journalists in Malaysia’s Political Landscape

Author : Haji Mohd Shahnawi Bin Haji Muhmad Pirus

              Nor Nabilah Binti Abdullatif

Abstract | Abstrak | Full Paper PDF (285.60KB)


Social Interaction among Tinder users on Sexual Dating during Movement Control Order

Author :  Mohd Yusof Zulkefli

               Hamizah Sahharon

               Ahmad Redzuan

               Ahmad Farid Abdul Fuad

Abstract | Abstrak | Full Paper PDF (259.84KB)


Exploring the Evolution of Social Cohesion: Interdisciplinary Theories and their Impact

Author :  Hamizah Sahharon

               Jusang Bolong

               Siti Zobidah Omar

Abstract | Abstrak | Full Paper PDF (386.36KB)


The Phenomenon of Booktok and Its Impact on The Transformation of Literary Culture and The Publishing Industry

Author :  Martina Ridzuan

               Norsyuhada bt Ahmadrashidi

Abstract | Abstrak | Full Paper PDF (275.97KB)


A Narrative Literature Review on the Impact of Social Media Use as Marketing Tools for Enhancing Micro,Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) Business Performance in Malaysia

Author :  Nur Ainul Basyirah Amran

Abstract | Abstrak | Full Paper PDF (275.97KB)


Narrative Literature Review on The Role of Social Media Usage as Learning Tools Among Young Adults in Malaysia

Author : Maszuita Maamin

Abstract | Abstrak | Full Paper PDF (275.97KB)


Sustaining Effective Communication and Job Performance while Working From Home (WFH) among Employees in Organisation

Author : Nurul Hani Halim

               Ahlam Abdul Aziz

Abstract | Abstrak Full Paper PDF (275.97KB)




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