New article about users of nutrition, weight loss, and fitness websites
Our team members Hana Machackova and David Smahel and our collaborator Carlos A. Almenara published an article "Sociodemographic, attitudinal, and behavioral correlates of using nutrition, weight loss, and fitness websites: An online survey" in the Journal of Medical Internet Research.
Nutrition, diet, and fitness are among the most searched health topics by internet users. Besides that, health-related internet users are diverse in their motivations and individual characteristics. However, little is known about the individual characteristics associated with the usage of nutrition, weight loss, and fitness websites. The aim of the study was to examine individual factors associated with usage of these websites.
You can read the full article, that is available for free, on the Journal of Medical Internet Research here.
New special issue on digital advertising and consumer empowerment
Cyberpsychology published a new special issue about the timely topic of digital advertising and consumer empowerment.
Rector's award for our team member
IRTIS’s member Martina Šmahelová received Rector’s award for the best students in doctoral programmes at Masaryk University.
A breakthrough year for Cyberpsychology: More citations, more submissions – and more impact
How was the year 2018 for Cyberpsychology journal? Who were our readers and which articles were the most viewed? You can read this and more in Editorial for the first 2019 issue.
Protecting Children’s Data Online
Preliminary results of the EU Kids Online survey for Safer Internet Day 2019 were released.