viral spread

Feb
28
The Momo Challenge: a press-driven panic over a non-existent threat

The Momo Challenge: a press-driven panic over a non-existent threat

The Momo Challenge has been all over the internet - and the papers. Only one small problem: it doesn't exist.
3 min read
Mar
07
Understanding the meme

Understanding the meme

Abby Rabinowitz, writing for Nautilus about memes: But trawling the Internet, I found a strange paradox: While memes were everywhere,
1 min read
May
10
Get your journalism read on Facebook with this one clever trick

Get your journalism read on Facebook with this one clever trick

I’ve written before about the need for journalists to get on top of the new methods of reaching readers
3 min read
Sep
03
Viral videos: financial reality trumps ethics?

Viral videos: financial reality trumps ethics?

What happens when you have a video go seriously viral? A media frenzy ensued and ultimately Kim’s video was
1 min read
Jun
02
8 questions about shareable content

8 questions about shareable content

Paul Bradshaw does an interesting thing in sharing his answers to student questionnaires on his site. It’s interesting, because
3 min read
Jan
09

The core difference between search and social

Interesting column from John Gapper in the FT today. Here he’s talking about Jonah Peretti, founder of Buzzfeed: His
Oct
23

Dion Hinchcliffe on Enterprise 2.0

“They push the traditional business software out to the edge of the network, because they are so powerful,” he said.
1 min read