We tend to interact with our mobile devices all day long–whether we’re checking our mail, perusing our social media accounts or shopping online. Because the use of smartphones has become so prevalent, a new type of journalism has developed known as mobile journalism. You might be wondering, “What is mobile journalism?” And, how does it differ from other visually centered reporting? Though mobile journalism makes use of video to tell a story, it is unique in the fact that it’s shot entirely on a mobile device and usually distributed directly to an online community. Find out more about this emerging type of media and how you can get into mobile journalism.