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Social Networking / Social Media
You will find lists of social media sites (excluding dating websites) on Wikipedia (Last revision: 12 July 2018) and Makeawebsitehub.com (Updated 5 June 2019). Other lists:
What Is a Blog?
"'Blog' is an abbreviated version of 'weblog,' which is a term used to describe web sites that maintain an ongoing chronicle of information. A blog features diary-type commentary and links to articles on other Web sites, usually presented as a list of entries in reverse chronological order. Blogs range from the personal to the political, and can focus on one narrow subject or a whole range of subjects."
Read more at "Introduction to Blogging."
Wiki has been defined as "the simplest online database that could possibly work" that "allows users to freely create and edit Web page content using any Web browser." (What Is Wiki).
Along with Wikipedia, "the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit," there are other related wiki projects.
Books and eBooks
The Facebook Effect by David Kirkpatrick Facebook has gone from a dorm-room novelty to a company with 500 million users. It is one of the fastest growing companies in history, an essential part of the social life not only of teenagers but hundreds of millions of adults worldwide. Veteran technology reporter David Kirkpatrick had the full cooperation of Facebook’s key executives in researching this fascinating history of the company and its impact on our lives.
Call Number: HD9696.8.U64 F335 2010
Selling Your Crafts Online: with Etsy, ebay, and Pinterest by There's a whole world of customers beyond what you find at crafts shows and malls. Michael Miller guides you step by step through succeeding in the world's biggest online crafts marketplaces and attracting new customers where millions of them already hang out.
Call Number: HF5415.1265 .M5545 2013
Social Media Revolution by Social media shapes the ways in which we communicate, think about friends, and hear about news and current events. It also affects how users think of themselves, their communities, and their place in the world. This book examines the tremendous impact of social media on daily life.
Call Number: HM742 .H367 2016 EBK
Twitter and Tear Gas by A firsthand account and incisive analysis of modern protest, revealing internet-fueled social movements' greatest strengths and frequent challenges
Call Number: HM742 .T84 2017
Virtual Unreality: Just Because the Internet Told You, How Do You Know It's True? by Seife explains how to separate fact from fantasy in the digital world. Digital information is a powerful tool that spreads unbelievably rapidly, infects all corners of society, and is all but impossible to control--even when that information is actually a lie. Seife uses skepticism, wit, and a sharp facility for analysis to take us deep into the Internet information jungle and arms us with tools for discerning truth from fiction online.
Call Number: ZA4201 .S44 2014
Austin Community College & Library Services: Social Media Guidelines
National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Youth and Media - Digital Dossier