Facebook as a window: managing online appearance
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:00:49 +0000
A particularly common way that many people in the Italian field site thought about Facebook was by comparing it to a shop window (vetrina in Italian). Some did not exactly like the fact that, like a window, ‘everybody can see your personal stuff.’ In contrast, others used this new kind of visibility as an opportunity to actively promote different aspects of […]Read more...
The Global Social Media Impact Study is a research project funded by the European Research Council (ERC Project 2011-AdG-295486 Social Network Sites and Social Science).
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Grant number: ERC Project 2011-AdG-295486 SocNet
Project title: Social Network Sites and Social Science