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Twitter: ‘Democratisation’ as Cover for Consolidation

Twitter has expanded the boundaries of participation in public-facing discourse, and in doing so, has provided a platform for a range of counter-hegemonic discourses: consumers can easily give feedback to businesses (Colliander et al.,2015; Curran, […]

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Twitter, a window to world.

  Twitter, a window to the world. Twitter app Image: PhotoMIX, Pixabay,Some rights reserved   By Anita Zhu As a web2.0 website, Twitter plays a vital role in mobilizing social change and transforming the way […]

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Welcome Aboard the Twittersphere

Twitter is a social media platform designed for microblogging, allowing users to share ‘tweets’, ‘hashtags’ and create online communities. Given the unique features that enable microblogging, the Twitter platform plays a crucial role for contemporary […]

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Assignment 3

Expressing yourself in 280 characters

Through brief but expressive posts, Twitter affords numerous transformative effects for the political and social realm of our lives. Compared to other social networking sites (SNS) like Instagram and Facebook, Twitter’s defining feature is the […]

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The Transformation of Twitter-Role and Influence

Currently, Twitter tends to be one of the biggest social media platforms all over the world. As a kind of social media, Twitter allows people to participate in the online community, freely posting their thoughts […]

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What’s Happening, Twitter?

Twitter is a San Francisco, California-based microblogging service where an individual can read and post short messages which are known as “tweets”. Twitter is a social media platform that allows its users to stay interconnected […]

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Rising Business Empire: Facebook

  With the continuous development of Internet technology, the Internet as a medium has accelerated the spread of information technology. As the world’s largest social networking company based on the personal information of real users, […]