Mark Higginson

How attention flows on the web


24 January 2012

In the end I think it will be the emergence of a more general social contract about how to use these new tools that will change the way we think about and use social media.

Facebook and Twitter’s ‘non-natives’ learn dangers of social media territory

I’m quoted in The Guardian. The piece is about reaction to unguarded comments that become a matter of permanent record through the use of social platforms such as Twitter, et al.

That is the significant difference: a throwaway remark is now time-stamped and keyword searchable in a database somewhere.

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