Kane Howard, Harrisburg Area Community College
Elon Musk’s recent acquisition of Twitter has left thousands of users dissatisfied. But Twitter isn’t the first platform to fall from grace.
Maria Merlo, Eastern Michigan University
No more follower counts or influencers hawking scam products; Tumblr is the place to truly be yourself.
Anna Merlo, University of Queensland, Australia
Internet culture dominates every aspect of modern life for the newest generation, especially in the world of fashion.
Maggie Habermas, University of Texas at San Antonio
The internet is running out of nostalgia to fuel itself.
Virginia Laurie, Washington and Lee University
The social media platform stepped in it again following an Apple update that censored a bizarre array of tags.
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The social media platform will introduce Post+ to its users as a way to generate earnings for creators. But not everyone is happy about it.
Megan Stager, University of Pittsburgh
The online community has served the purpose of proliferating joy and connection around learning, but it may also be contributing to stress-inducing perfectionism.
Kaelani Ramirez, Arizona State University
This beloved internet pastime can mess with our sense of self.
Maui Smith, University of Pittsburgh
Tumblr’s toxic, overly inclusive environment might be embarrassing in hindsight, but it was a pioneer for safe spaces for LGBT+ people on the internet.
Rose Younglove, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
They say it’s not good to keep it bottled up, but is letting it out doing more harm than good?
Accountability isn’t a witch hunt.
Ian Nordin, University of Texas at San Antonio
You have all the information you could ever want at your fingertips. It’s easy to become obsessed with so much power.
Digital ghost towns seem to provide more comfort than when they were at their peak.
Taylor Sprinkle, University of Texas at Austin
After being purchased by Automattic, the parent company of popular blogging site WordPress, the iconic site may mount an unforeseen comeback.
With Tumblr joining Myspace and Vine in the graveyard of social medias past, VSCO is here to take its place.
Michaela Shea-Gander, Denison University
The site thought banning adult content would improve the user experience. Apparently, they thought wrong.
Daisy Orozco, Cal State University, Northridge
A new Tumblr is on the horizon.
Cameron Andersen, New York University
In her work, the artist and feminist explores the multitudes women contain.
Jen Tombs, University of Warwick
What did you expect when you put a bunch of self-deprecating teenagers together?
Jade Hookham, UC San Diego
Within the strange world of Reddit, these little things called shower thoughts are rocking the worlds of countless people online.
Carli Scalf, Ball State University
The rising sophomore and STEAM pioneer is using her skills as a front-end developer to inspire and mentor others.
Devon Hodge, Western Washington University
A brief look at the vast world of fans and fandom on one of the internet’s top blogging websites.
Shiloh McKinnon, Reed College
Users are dedicated to the site because it offers something that other social media can’t.
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