Social Pulse, Week of 7-1

State of Journalism #’s: This week MuckRack released their 2019 State of Journalism, which includes findings like: Twitter is the leading social network among journalists (83%). After Twitter, Instagram is the platform journalists plan to spend the most time on over the next year. In the course of reporting 61% of journalists usually or always […]

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Social Pulse, Week of 4-8

A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll found that that 82% of Americans say social media is a waste of time, and more than half believe Facebook and Twitter divide our country and spread falsehoods. But it’s not all terrible. The study also showed that 60% of Americans say they feel more hopeful rather than more worried […]

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My Two-Year Old Social Networker

Cross-posted from Social Studies… My two-year old son has a Facebook page. He loves to update his status, share his favorite books and music, and share pictures from his trips to the zoo and Disney World. When he uploads videos to YouTube, he often sends his grandparents e-mails from his very own Gmail account. Of […]

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