The Agenda-Setting Power of Fake News: A Big Data Analysis of the Online Media Landscape from 2014 to 2016.

Journals
Vargo, C., Guo, L. & Amazeen, A.
New Media & Society, Preprint
Publication year: 2017

Election-related talk and agenda-setting effects on Twitter: A big data analysis of salience transfer at different levels of user participation

Journals
McGregor, S. & Vargo, C.
The Agendasetting Journal, (1)1, 44-63.
Publication year: 2017

Networks, Big Data, and Intermedia Agenda Setting: An Analysis of Traditional, Partisan, and Emerging Online U.S. News

Journals
Vargo, C. & Guo, L.
Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, Preprint Online
Publication year: 2016

Does negative campaign advertising stimulate uncivil communication on social media? Measuring audience response using big data

Journals
Hopp, T. & Vargo, C.
Computers in Human Behavior, Volume 68(2017), 368-377
Publication year: 2017

First and Second Levels of Intermedia Agenda Setting: Political Advertising, Newspapers, and Twitter During the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election

Journals
Kim, Y., Gonzenbach, B., Vargo, C. & Kim, Y.
International Journal of Communication, 10(2016), 4550–4569
Publication year: 2016

Toward a Tweet Typology: Contributory Consumer Engagement with Brand Messages by Content Type

Journals
Vargo, C.
Journal of Interactive Advertising, Preprint Available Online
Publication year: Preprint

The Agenda Setting in the Digital Age: How We Use Media to Monitor Civic Life and Reframe Community.

Journals
Shaw, D., Mousa, I., Vargo, C., Minooie, M. & Cole, R.
Jordan Journal of Social Sciences, 9(1), 125-139.
Publication year: 2016

Big Social Data Analytics in Journalism and Mass Communication: Comparing Dictionary-based Text Analysis and Unsupervised Topic Modeling.

Journals
Guo, L., Vargo, C., Pan, Z. & Ding, W.
Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, In Press
Publication year: 2016

Social Capital, Political Polarity, and Socioeconomic Status as Predictors of Political Incivility on Twitter: A Congressional District-Level Analysis.

Journals
Vargo, C. & Hopp, T.
Social Science Computer Review.
Publication year: 2015

The Effect of Partisanship on Changes in Newspaper Consumption: A Longitudinal Study.

Refereed Conference
Hopp, T., Vargo, C.
Presented at AEJMC 2015 Annual Conference in San Francisco, Mass Communication & Society Division.
Publication year: 2015

The power of “issue ownership network”: A big-data analysis of the 2012 U.S. presidential election.

Refereed Conference
Guo, L. & Vargo, C.
Accepted to ICA 2015, Political Communication division in Puerto Rico.
Publication year: 2015

First and Second Levels of Intermedia Agenda Setting: Political Advertising, Newspapers, and Twitter Postings during the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election.

Refereed Conference
Kim, Y., Gonzenbach, B., Vargo, C. & Kim, Y.
Accepted to ICA 2015, CAT division in Puerto Rico.
Publication year: 2015

The Power of Message Networks: A Big-Data Analysis of the Network Agenda Setting Model and Issue Ownership.

Journals
Guo, L. & Vargo, C.
Mass Communication & Society, In Preprint Online.
Publication year: 2015

Media and Social Stability: How Audiences Create Personal Community.

Journals
Shaw, D. & Vargo, C.
Journalism Bimonthly [in Chinese]. 6(12). 16-24.
Publication year: 2014

Event vs. Issue: Twitter Reflections of Major News, a Case Study

Journals
Vargo, C., Basilaia, E. & Shaw, D.
Communication and Information Technologies Annual 2014: Politics, Participation, and Production. Emerald Studies in Media and Communication.
Publication year: 2015

Network Issue Agendas on Twitter during the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election

Journals
Vargo, C., Guo, L., McCombs, M., Shaw, D.
Journal of Communication, 64(2).
Publication year: 2014

Content is King: News Media Management in the Digital Age.

Books
Graham, G., Greenhill, A., Shaw, D. & Vargo, C.
Bloomsbury. New York, N.Y.
Publication year: 2015

The Emerging Papyrus Society: How We Are Using Media to Monitor Civic Life, Find Personal Community, and Create Private Identity

Refereed Conference
Shaw, D., Vargo, C.., Cole, R. & Minooie, M.
Digital Communication in the Time of Disclosure. Arab-U.S. Association for Communication Educators (AUSACE) Presented at Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan, October 26-28, 2014.
Publication year: 2014

When Motivated Reasoning Mediates Agenda Setting: Effects in the 2012 Republican Presidential Primaries

Refereed Conference
Vargo, C. & Shaw, D.
Paper presented to the annual conference of Media and the Public Sphere, Athens, Ga.
Publication year: 2013

Network Issue Agendas on Twitter during the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election

Refereed Conference
Vargo, C., Lei, G., Shaw, D. & McCombs, M.E.
Paper presented to the annual conference of AEJMC, Washington, D.C.
Publication year: 2013

Social Network Sites and Social Media: A New Research Paradigm for Strategic Communication?

Refereed Conference
Hester, J. & Vargo, C.
Paper presented at the annual AAA conference 2013. Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Publication year: 2013

The Media and Social Stability: How Audiences Create Personal Community.

Refereed Conference
Shaw, D. & Vargo, C.
International Forum of Higher Education in Media and Communication. Beijing, China.
Publication year: 2012

The Unintended Consequences of “Moderate Mitt:” The Ideologies of Mitt Romney & Second‐level Agenda Setting

Refereed Conference
Vargo, C. & Arguello, J.
Paper presented at the annual conference of AEJMC, Chicago, Il.
Publication year: 2012

Internet Advertising & Interactive Computer Services: Liability & Immunity as Provided by the Communications Decency Act

Refereed Conference
Vargo, C.
Paper presented at the annual Southeast Colloquium of the AEJMC, Blacksburg, Va.
Publication year: 2012

Twitter as Public Salience: An Agenda-Setting Analysis.

Refereed Conference
Vargo, C.
Paper presented at the annual conference of AEJMC, St. Louis, Mo.
Publication year: 2011