How to survive in the new media ecology
Trends in the use of digital technology and what they mean to museums.
Online participation in the social media era
Research Specialist Aaron Smith discusses online participation and social media at the 2009 Symposium on Racing and Gaming in Tucson.
Teen Content Creators
Slides about teen content creators, shown at The Power of Youth Voice: What Kids Learn When They Create With Digital Media.
Back to the Future
Social media is proliferating, inside and outside the classroom. What have we learned and what is on the horizon?
The Twitter Question
How we measure Twitter and status updating (and an invitation to help us improve).
The Magic of Social Networks
Libraries can play a role in people’s social networks in the future.
Portrait of a Twitter user: Status update demographics
Some 19% of internet users now say they use Twitter or another service to share updates about themselves, or to see updates about others. This represents a significant increase over previous surveys in December 2008 and April 2009, when 11% of inter…
Twitter and Status Updating, Fall 2009
Some 19% of internet users now say they use Twitter or another service to share updates about themselves, or to see updates about others–up from 11% in April.
Twitter and Status Updating: Demographics, Mobile Access and News Consumption
Senior Research Specialist Amanda Lenhart’s presentation, “Twitter and Status Updating: Demographics, Mobile Access and News Consumption,” given at AoIR 10.0 in Milwaukee, WI on October 8, 2009.
The Democratization of Online Social Networks
A look at the changes in demographics of social network users since 2005.