UncategorizedDecember 11, 2009

How to survive in the new media ecology

Trends in the use of digital technology and what they mean to museums.

UncategorizedDecember 10, 2009

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.

UncategorizedNovember 18, 2009

Teen Content Creators

Slides about teen content creators, shown at The Power of Youth Voice: What Kids Learn When They Create With Digital Media.

UncategorizedNovember 16, 2009

Back to the Future

Social media is proliferating, inside and outside the classroom. What have we learned and what is on the horizon?

UncategorizedOctober 23, 2009

The Twitter Question

How we measure Twitter and status updating (and an invitation to help us improve).

UncategorizedOctober 21, 2009

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.

UncategorizedOctober 21, 2009

The Magic of Social Networks

Libraries can play a role in people’s social networks in the future.

UncategorizedOctober 21, 2009

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…

UncategorizedOctober 8, 2009

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.

UncategorizedOctober 8, 2009

The Democratization of Online Social Networks

A look at the changes in demographics of social network users since 2005.