Transmedia: What exactly is it?

Transmedia is one of those buzzwords that a lot of people throw around without having a clear picture.  We the authors of this blog would define it as storytelling across platform – but it’s key to note that this does not mean the same story on several platforms.  Transmedia means having different content available on different platforms – with thought being put into what content goes where and how.

Interested in knowing more?  Check out the links below to gain a better understanding of what exactly transmedia is!

Links to learn about transmedia:

A great handout from Henry Jenkins

A visual look at what transmedia means

Key definitions to help understand transmedia and related concepts