Response Paper 5.docx - Module 5 Response Paper While many not see social media and RTV the same there are a lot of similarities that connect the two

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Module 5 Response Paper While many not see social media and RTV the same there are a lot of similarities that connect the two. RTV is now promoted heavily on social media. It’s how they now gain their followers. RTV stars promote themselves on Twitter and Instagram and especially their shows in order to keep ratings up. Social media are risen in the past decade to where everything is nearly reliant on those platforms. It’s more than just RTV, it’s the businesses that RTV stars create and especially what they promote. There is a darker side to social media and RTV though. Many of the stars promote unrealistic body expectations, more than their RTV show. One big example is The Kardashians. I refer to this show a lot only because they have grown from a dramatic RTV show. They not only profit from the show, but they also profit from social media. On platforms like Twitter and Instagram, they promote the newest season of their show and get people to tune in. Using social media, they isolate clips that will entice their followers and make people interested enough, therefore increasing their ratings which keeps the show going. Without social media, they may not have lasted this long. They communicate to
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