PART 1: INFLUENCE Even before taking this course, I was always fascinated by the way Twitter works and all it has to offer as a platform. Over the past four months I have been able to truly learn the ins and outs of the platform’s affordances and how to use these capabilities to better my […]Read more "@AsMichelleSaid: A Twitter Journey of Influence Growth"
OBJECTIVES Starting off, the objectives for the This is What Memes Are Made Of campaign were seemingly simple: Receive 500 views, between on-site and link click-throughs, on the Imgur interface Receive 20 favorites and 10 retweets on Twitter Throughout the process, some of these objectives proved to be surprisingly more difficult than others – as […]Read more "Viral Campaign: This is What Memes are Made Of"
On February 11th, U.S. figure skater Mirai Nagasu stunned the world by landing a triple axel jump at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. Here’s why her accomplishment is important in the world of figure skating and beyond.Read more "Why is Mirai Nagasu’s Triple Axel Important?"
Since its conception in 2006, Facebook has continuously updated and altered their newsfeed in hopes retaining, building and pleasing their user base. In 2013 and 2014, Mark Zuckerberg began making instrumental changes when it came to what people could see and access through their Facebooks. From allowing users to “unfollow” their friends’ posts, creating a […]Read more "The Newsfeeds They Are A Changing"