Ethical Implications of Graphic Images in Social Media

On April 15, 2013, bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon resulting in three casualties and more than 260 cases of injury.  What ensued was a digital explosion of information and photos across social media.  Some of the graphic images published have raised some serious questions about the ethical implications of using such content in the media, especially via […]

Ello Operates on a Manifesto of Ethics

Ello is a social media network which originally started as a private platform but opened up to the general public after great expressed interest in its “simple, beautiful & ad-free” experience. “Ello doesn’t sell ads. Nor do we sell data about you to third parties,” states the website’s About section. This is both the foundation of, and the […]

Trade Show Social Media Marketing: Cosmoprof 2014

  This week’s topic in MMC5006: Introduction to Multimedia Communications covered trade show and event marketing with a special focus on social media.  We were asked to follow the social media marketing and engagement endeavors of Cosmoprof North America for their 2014 cosmetic trade show event in Las Vegas beginning Sunday, July 13th and ending […]