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WHAT’S SO SOCIAL ABOUT SOCIAL MEDIA? Social media is possibly the worst thing that’s ever happened to media scholars. The term “social media,” which distorts what it means to be social. Perhaps the most egregious thing about social media is that it suggests that other (read: pre-Internet) communications technologies & formats somehow were not social.
25 Awesome Social Media Tools: Douglas says, "It’s important to note that social media platforms are quite different in their goals and features. This infographic from the 2013 Social Media Strategies Summit breaks down the categories nicely." Nice breakdown.
Anton Harber says Oscar Pistorius Coverage Shows New Media Ecology Emerging - “We are watching every day the emergence of a new media ecology, driven by social media & forcing the traditional media to experiment & innovate as they struggle to keep up the pace."