Category Archives: Social Media Users

What is Social Media? Friendship.

I’ve been talking to a lot of people about their definition of friendship. I’ve found out “friend” is a term that is either used very loosely or very strictly. For me friendship means we’ve bonded over something, we’ve shared something and we are currently “friendly.” I apparently have a very loose definition of ‘friend’. Perhaps […]

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What is the Tribe?: The Power of Social Media Friends

(Also posted at Social Media World) Recently my co-blogger (and friend) Jessica wrote an article on the ‘The “Corporification” of Humanity”, outlining her concerns that social media is turning individuals into corporate brands by having huge social media “friends” lists that turned out to be nothing more than ‘fans’ and ‘social media stalkers’. While I […]

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