Social networking sites 3 online communities that

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: . Online communities that allow users to Online create a personal profile and communicate and exchange information with other members. members. Most popular: MySpace and Facebook MySpace: Third most popular site on the Third Web, with over 200 million accounts. Web, Facebook: Increasingly popular site, with a Increasingly college focus originally, and number one site for sharing photos. for 3. Social Networking Sites cont. 3. Some evidence of huge popularity: Films Songs and videos Rich in controversy, e.g.: Child and teen safety issues/predators Stalking Use in investigations Theoretical Explanations Theoretical Hyperpersonal Perspective Senders selectively control the quantity, Senders quality and validity of information given to receivers. receivers. Users exploit the technological a...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 04/02/2014 for the course JOUR 2000W taught by Professor Katefarrish during the Spring '12 term at UConn.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online