Category: Social Media

Commitment

Commitment

Cover of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe “Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initiative ( and creation), there is one elementary truth the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then providence moves too. All sorts...

Is Social Media Even Media?

Is Social Media Even Media?

The Eisenbergs consider if we should even call it media. I kind of agree. Is Twitter really media? Doesn’t media kind of imply  some sort of tighter organization? Most striking in the linked article is this quote from Ted McConnellof P&G: We hijack their own conversations, their own thoughts and feelings, and try to monetize it.”…“You...