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Corrections, apologies and retractions: Misinformation in social media news

By: Yadira Nieves-Pizarro

News organizations continue to see growth pertaining their online publics (Olmstead & Shearer, 2015; Conaghan, 2015). Social media is an audience magnet for news businesses that use these outlets to promote their stories as they develop in real time. 1,294 more words


Twitter allowed abusive message on its platform

Twitter has come under fire after it allowed an abusive message on its platform. A troll has paid Twitter to promote a message telling transgender people to kill themselves.  270 more words


The Benefits of Using Instagram for Business

I know what you’re thinking already. Another social media site I want you to look into. Between Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, your blog and all the other sites out there, how are you supposed to… 929 more words


Facebook Enhances Local Awareness Objective With New "Call Now" Feature

In October 2014, Facebook announced that they would be making advertising much more effective for local businesses via their “Local Awareness Objective”, which would provide an opportunity for local businesses to create adverts that would reach local audiences at low costs.  224 more words


4 Major Social Media Headlines for the Week of May 17, 2015

Here is a compilation of the biggest social media headlines for this week:

1. You will never take Selfies the same way again. Science determines the best photo filters for Instagram. 364 more words

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Most shared Sites on Social Media: Elements of Success

Which Broadway musical best describes my life? Into the Woods, according to this quiz from PlayBuzz, which also includes the fact that I have a truly magical mind! 1,591 more words

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