Author Guidelines

Author Guidelines

  1. The Article is an original work of the author and the team based on real research results have not and will not be published in any media.
  2. The Article, free from plagiarism including self-plagiarism (Article was reviewed independently by the application of anti-plagiarism. Click the icon of Grammarly at sidebar).
  3. The Article contains research related to communication (see focus and scope).
  4. The Article uses Bahasa Indonesia, consisting of 7000 words, Times New Roman 12, spacing 1.5, A4, margins 4 for top and left, 3 for bottom and right.
  5. The title contains maximum 12 words, without abbreviations, 14-point Times New Roman, Capitals, Bold, center, space 1, without subtitles and punctuation.
  6. The names of all authors are written in complete without abbreviation, without a title, 12-point Times New Roman, Capital Each Word, not bold, center, space 1
  7. The name of the institution of each author listed only the names of colleges or corporate institutions (without abbreviated, without a description of faculties, divisions, departments etc.). Example: Universitas Jenderal Soedirman or PT. Telkom Indonesia.
  8. The correspondence of all authors is written in footnote form on the first page, consisting of: full name, title, institution, institution address, email of each author.
  9. Authors should use an appropriate email address. An example of inappropriate email:
  10. Abstract, made in essay form consists of introduction, purpose, method, conclusion, written in 1 (one) paragraph, 10 point Times New Roman, space 1, paragraph justify, 200-250 words, no numbering, created in Bahasa Indonesia and English.
  11. Keywords consist of 5 relevant words/phrases.
  12. The manuscript consists of 7000 words.
  13. Footnote usage is not allowed, authors should write it in body notes.
  14. Quotation of more than 3 lines should write in direct quotation style (1 spacing with margin indented).
  15. Every paragraph should use a tab / 7 beats, consisting of at least 2 sentences, space 1.5, justify, 12 point Times New Roman.
  17. Sub-chapter that not included in point 16 above is not allowed. Sub-Chapter should be written with 1.5 spacing, Capital, 12 point Times New Roman, bold, left margin.
  18. INTRODUCTION  shouldconsist of:
  • background problem with supporting data must be attached, 
  • research objectives and review of relevant research (contains the latest journal citation, obliged to quote 2 articles from Jurnal Kajan Komunikasi, see the archives menu), 
  • the relevant theoretical foundation/concept.
  1.     RESEARCH METHODS should consist of:
  • the type of research, (each citation must be attached), 
  • subject and object, 
  • data collection techniques, 
  • data analysis techniques, 
  • the location and time of the research.
  1.     RESULTS and DISCUSSION should contain:
  • The findings of the research, supported by a number of references (Journal of 60% + non-journal 40% with year reference max 10 years),
  • Results should contain at least one table or one picture and maximum 6,
  • The sources should write on the left bottom of the table.
  • The title of the table placed above the table, left margin, 12-point Times New Roman, bold, and space 1.
  • Tables created without a vertical line. See example below.


  • Pictures could be graphics, diagrams, schematics, photos. The title, source, and picture should be grouping, so it will not rupture when the layout created.
  • The title of the image should be placed below the image, left margin, 12-point Times New Roman, bold, space 1, and the source listed in the bottom left of the image. See example below:



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  1. CONCLUSION contains research findings. It should answer research goals and give applicative recommendations. Moreover, it must be written in a paragraph without numbering.
  2.      REFERENCES
  • Follows the APA style (American Psychological Association)
  • Suggested using Mendeley (click the Mendeley icon in home)
  • Arranged by alphabetic
  • Comprised at least 15 reference sources
  • It must cite 2 articles from Jurnal Kajian Komunikasi (see the archive menu)
  • References with maximum 10 years
  • References consist of 60% journal and 40% non-journal