Do you follow any celebrities or public figures on any social media sites? Do you feel closer to that celebrity or public figure when you follow them? Celebrities and public figures struggle with keeping their private life out of the public eye. They are constantly watched by many people who feel entitled to have a … Continue reading Celebrites and Social Media
Do you keep track of how much time you spend on social media sites a day? Does your use of social media consume your life? Many social media users are unaware of the substantial amount of time they spend on social media sites. I came to this realization after checking my usage located in the … Continue reading Are you using social media too much?
Do you use social media as a platform to share your voice? Have you ever connected with someone on social media based on the values you presented on your profile or page? Becuase social media has the ability to reach many different publics, it serves as the most useful platform for social change. People between … Continue reading Social Media: THE Platform for Social Change
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Have you ever seen the product you had recently viewed online on your social media feed? It's a scary thought that your information is being shared between web browsers. Social media sites tend to lure consumers to buy products through promoted advertisements on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. These promoted advertisements pop up on your feed based … Continue reading Does Social Media Influence Your Product Consumption?
Should Twitter and politics mesh? Do you ever wonder who runs the twitter accounts of political figures and departments or how they decide what information to Tweet? With Twitter being a fast-paced way to get information out, political figures and departments can send out information that reaches many audiences on Twitter. Becuase twitter is so fast paced, … Continue reading When Twitter and Politics Collide
Throughout my time at the University of Oregon, I have learned many ways to brand myself through social media. Before I began taking classes, I had no idea that I could potentially lose a job or not receive an offer of a job because of my social media presence. I knew not to post inappropriate things but I … Continue reading 4 Ways to Brand Yourself Through Social Media