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The Social Media Bubble Economy

From teeth-whitening kits and vegan smoothies to obscure unoriginal clothing and trendy restaurants, you cannot go on Instagram and avoid being berated by advertisements. I am not talking about ads sold by Instagram and forced on users, I am talking about Instagram users selling their pages out to companies for free products and discounts. 901 more words

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The Challenges of the Bubble

When writing the social media communications plan for Bursting the Bubble, I was hit by a thought;

“If the social media bubble is an obstacle for the audience reach of activist media, it will certainly be an obstacle for us too.” 116 more words

Walk away from the web!

I guess I’m old-fashioned: I don’t see the internet as something that’s ever-present and instantly accessible; for me it’s something I can still walk away from because that’s pretty much how I first experienced it. 635 more words