Social Media Pessimist

Slow Storytelling is Returning

Slow storytelling is not dead. Thanks to the internet, it’s more alive than ever before. The idea that the internet is only for fast-paced content is a myth.

Social Media Algorithms and How They Rule Our Lives

We all know how social media algorithms work, right? Well, there's a lot about them that we don't know—especially when it comes to their filters.

Social Media Fakers — They Seem So Perfect Online

People desperately seeking attention and validation through social media are at risk of becoming a sub-class of "social media fakers".

How Social Media Divides Us

How social media divides us—is it becoming a breeding ground for hate groups, fake news, and click-baits?

Media Logic is Dead, Long Live Media Logic

While mass media pushes its media logic onto the population, the networked agenda-setting process is being dictated by algorithms based on user behaviours.