We all use it daily to connect and share with friends, family, and the rest of the world. But after an array of celebrities, and even normal working people receiving criticism at work for things they have posted on social media, should we begin to think twice before pressing ‘share’, and consider who can access […]
Are we addicted? A documentary featuring the work of Alex Blundell, Zlatna Nedeva and Millie-May Lampshire.
Scrolling into the 21st Century is a documentary that looks to explore social media addiction through speaking with a host of unique case studies and learning more about what options there are to help people regulate their usage. I also embark on my own journey as I attempt to complete a one month ban from social media. […]
I used Twitter as a hub to keep those interested in my project up to date with my progress. I used visual tools such as the infographic, a map and photos to keep my posts engaging. It is called @Players_Abroad and can be found here: https://twitter.com/Players_Abroad . Continue to other areas of the project here: […]
A recent Aviva survey sparked a warning from a Dorset group to warn parents about the risks of letting your child on social media sites.
The survey below asked a sample of 34 people a variety of questions about youth subcultures, and their views on how other factors such as the internet has affected youth subcultures. The majority of this sample were young people under the age of 25. (Please slide through the graphs – find a description underneath each) […]
Over the last 6-7 years we have seen a rise in these trends known as internet cultures. Seapunk, Vaporwave, Witch House, Health Goth are several examples. These internet cultures spawn out of social media and often gain popularity after a meme or picture goes viral. Some have even snowballed into mass followings, that have music […]