Focus and Scope

 The scientific works that can be published in the Journal of Pekommas are the results of research in the field of:

Media and Communication
Media and network society, Media technology, Media Impact, Visual Communication, Media literacy, Communication, and policy

Information Systems, Big Data and Data Mining, Cloud & Grid Computing, Decision Support Systems, E-Government, ICT for Development, Network & Data Communications, Open Source Systems, Social Networking & Application, Web Engineering, and Wireless Communication.

Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Media Massa

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

  • Every Submitted manuscript will go through the double-blind review process
  • Reviewers have to provide written feedback promptly on the benefits of the scientific and scientific value of the work
  • Reviewing process will consider novelty, objectivity, method, scientific impact, conclusion, and references.
  • Avoiding comments or personal criticism
  • Notify the editor immediately if unable to review promptly and provide the names of other potential reviewers if possible.
  • Determine the originality and scope of the study; show you how to fix it; and recommend acceptance or rejection when assessing.
  • Ensure that articles published to comply with the standards of the journal

Publication Frequency

Journal Pekommas published twice per volume, in April and October, with every ten articles.


Open Access Policy

Jurnal Pekommas provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that it makes research freely available to the public to support a greater global exchange of knowledge. Jurnal Pekommas is licensed under Creative Commons-Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0. International License

The public is allowed to Share (copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format) and Adapt (remix, transform, and build upon the material) this journal article content.
Under the following terms:
• Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so reasonably but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
• NonCommercial — You may not use the material for commercial purposes.
• ShareAlike — If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same license as the original.
• No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.
• You do not have to comply with the license for elements of the material in the public domain or where an applicable exception or limitation permits your use.
• No warranties are given. The license may not give you all the permissions necessary for your intended use. For example, other rights such as publicity, privacy, or moral rights may limit how you use the material.



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Submission Fee

Submission and processing of the article are FREE of charge.


Plagiarism Screening Policy

  1. The authors should ensure that they have written entirely original works. If the author(s) use other's works and words, they must be cited or quoted appropriately.
  2. The editorial board will screen all manuscripts through a plagiarism process. JPKP Editors use  Grammarly Plagiarism checker for submission in English and Plagiarisma for submission in Bahasa Indonesia.


Copyright Notice


The proposed policy for journals that offer open access

Authors who publish in this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Copyright on any article is retained by the author(s).
  2. Authors grant the journal the right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  3. Authors can enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  4. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) before and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges and earlier and greater citation of published work.
  5. The article and any associated published material are distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

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Sekolah Tinggi Multi Media “MMTC” Yogyakarta


Journal Pekommas (p ISSN: 2502-1893; e ISSN: 2502-1907) before 2016 just published in print (ISSN: 1411-0385). Its history is described as follows:


Published first by Balai Penelitian Pers dan Pendapat Umum with the name "Jurnal Penelitian Penerangan, Komunikasi dan Media Massa (Pekommas)."


Registered with ISSN Number: 1411-0385 with the name "Jurnal Penelitian Penerangan, Komunikasi dan Media Massa (Pekommas)"


Start from Juni 2002 (Vol. 5 No. 8), published by Balai Pengkajian dan Pengembangan Informasi Makassar (Lembaga Informasi Nasional) with the name "Jurnal Pekommas: Penelitian Komunikasi dan Media Massa"


 “Jurnal Pekommas: Penelitian Komunikasi dan Media Massa”, No. ISSN: 1411 – 0385 accredited with No. 141/Akred-LIPI/P2MBI/03/2009


Change the name to “Pekommas: Jurnal Penelitian Komunikasi, Informatika, dan Media Massa”


Pekommas (ISSN: 1411-0385) last published in December 2015 (Vol. 18 No. 3).


Start migration to electronics journal system. Journal Pekommas re-registered with the name "Jurnal Pekommas" with p ISSN:2502-1893 (print version) dan e ISSN:2502-1907 (online version). Starting in April 2016, Jurnal Pekommas published from Vol. 1 No. 1


“Jurnal Pekommas” No. ISSN: 2502-1907 accredited with No. 200/M/KPT/2020


The central management was transferred from BBPSDMP Kominfo Makassar to Sekolah Tinggi Multi Media "MMTC" Yogyakarta. The publication schedule is set bi-annually: June and December.