What Is Instagram TV and Should You Care About It?

What Is Instagram TV and Should You Care About It?

This week, Instagram launched a new platform called “Instagram TV” or “IGTV.” What Is Instagram TV? Here is a brief explainer from Later.com: IGTV is Instagram’s way of disrupting the traditional TV experience and updating it for a modern,...
3 Suggestions on Dealing with Trolls

3 Suggestions on Dealing with Trolls

Most people have a love/hate relationship with social media. I would bet that 99% of people who say that directly or indirectly cite trolls as the reason for that relationship. Merriam-Webster defines the verb “to troll” as “to antagonize (others) online by...
3 Reasons Why BuzzFeed Wins at Social Media

3 Reasons Why BuzzFeed Wins at Social Media

Love them or hate them, BuzzFeed’s online media empire has mastered the art of social sharing. Over the past twelve years, BuzzFeed has managed to corner the market in quirky listicles, offbeat personality quizzes and viral videos. Where else can you find out...
Why Teens See Social Media as a Mixed Bag

Why Teens See Social Media as a Mixed Bag

Your teenager or students at your church may have a surprisingly nuanced view of social media’s impact on their lives. A new Pew Research study on American teenagers and social media asked those 13 to 17 years old what platforms they use, how often they’re online, and...