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Is Twitter Considered Social Media?

Is Twitter Considered Social Media?

Twitter is considered a social media platform, for some, but a lot of people disagree and say Twitter is considered a news site. Social media is defined as websites and applications that allow users to create and share content, or to participate in social networking. Social networking is the use of dedicated websites and applications […]

Why WordPress?

Why WordPress?

WordPress is one of the most popular open source content management systems (CMS). This is a program used to create and manage digital content. This means anyone can see the code and contribute to the software to make it better. The program is not owned, and is instead licensed. This means one can use it however […]

WordPress: Its History and Why You Should Use It

WordPress: Its History and Why You Should Use It

WordPress is one of today’s most popular open source website creation tools, which is used by many popular blogs, news outlets, celebrities, and more. It is not only easy to use, it is a powerful content management system. In 2001, the French programmer Michel Valdrighi developed B2/cafelog, a concept of generating pages from contents of […]

YouTube and Its Social Impact

YouTube and Its Social Impact

In early 2005, three PayPal employees worked on, and released, a video-sharing platform called YouTube that would come to have a big impact on social life as it is known today. Started by Jawed Karim, Steve Chen, and Chad Hurley, the company was initially capital funded and received an $11.5 million investment from Sequoia. The website initially went […]

Facebook World Wide Data Scandal

Facebook World Wide Data Scandal

Advertisers have had “enough” and made themselves heard after the latest data breach that left Facebook users susceptible to exploitation. Co-founder Mark Zuckerberg spoke out for the first time about the hack on Wednesday evening, March 21, 2018, to say a “rupture of trust” had taken place and that he is “very sorry.” Nonetheless, the data […]

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