Social Media

  • Businesses Beware! Social Media May Do More Harm Than Good.

    by Jennifer Caoli, CDAE Public Communication major at the University of Vermont. As social media have become prominent in today’s society, businesses find it necessary to take part in the social media phenomenon, specifically Instagram. Having your company be on Instagram is one thing, but it’s another thing to...
  • #Addiction: Status Update 2017

    by Corinne Reilly, Public Communication/CDAE major at the University of Vermont. As media technology becomes a growing part of our everyday lives, so is the uncertainty of how these technologies are effecting us, particularly our youth. Social media is a new phenomenon that instantly connects you to millions of...
  • Social Media Addiction: #AQuickLook

    We have all heard people say that social media is addicting, but it wasn’t until I took a class that focuses on social media that I realized just how real the addiction is. The past few years I have noticed myself spending excessive amounts of time on social media...
  • The Influence of Instagram Ads

    Advertisements have always been a consistent aspect of media; they are an integral part of the functioning and funding. Advertisements have become pervasive in our society, which has caused most of us to tune them out. We change the TV channel when ads come on, download AdBlocker to our browsers,...
  • Fandom: #TheCure

    When you think of a professional sport; you think of their fans. The team’s main goal is to connect with their fans, because it’s crucial for teams to continue their current supporters happiness and to gain future fans. When reflecting on the sports world, we see that there’s a...