Meyer_AppendixC_ Social Media

And negotiationthe ability to discern and respect

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Unformatted text preview: a platforms; appropriation—the ability to remix and reconcile conflicting pieces of data to form a coherent picture; and negotiation—the ability to discern and respect multiple perspectives as shaped by the cultural differences of diverse communities.6 What Is Social Media? There are many definitions of social media. Most commonly, the term applies to the interactive Internet-based and mobile-based tools for ● ● ● posting and sharing information (such as status updates, responses to blogs, and video and image comments), conducting conversations, and delivering and exchanging publicly available media content created by end-users, including content such as documents, presentations (SlideShare), photos (Pinterest), and videos (YouTube and Flickr). These technologies—most significantly, a collection of social media websites that rank as the most visited sites in the world—facilitate connection, collaboration, and the creation of user-generated content (UGC), making content readers into content publishers. Social media can therefore also refer to the activity or activiti...
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