On April 14, 2014, Islamists with Boko Haram kidnapped around 300 school girls as an act to prevent girls from being educated. As a result, Malala wrote a letter to the President of Nigeria to persuade him and the national community to not give up on rescuing the girls (Levs). Malala is globally admired and represents peace. Her words have a great impact on those who hear or read them. Because of her perseverance and persistence, “A total of 106 of the kidnapped girls have been released, rescued or escaped after more than three years in captivity, while 113 are still being held” (PRI).
These measures account how often likers post on the Carmex wall or like a Carmex post or reply to a Carmex post.These measures the side of community through likes. In this scenario, engagement is the more important metric because Carmex needs its community to engage and answer the question about its flavor preferences. Adding a contest or additional activity to go likes would swerve to help a large intuitive to grow the isle of the community but does not answer the flavor
In the last twenty years, technology and social media have taken over the globe. Technology has enabled people to connect with each other; they can connect through email, text, or social networking sites. Since this phenomenon of being easily connected has occurred a significant amount of controversy has sparked. A few argue that social media is excellent while the majority of critics argue social media is having a negative effect on people. Two articles in which discuss the different effects of social media are “I Tweet, Therefore I am” and “The Upsides of Selfies: Social Media isn’t all bad for kids” by Peggy Orenstein and Kelly Wallace respectively.
Finally, Wortham does an excellent job of organizing her essay to help readers understand the complex dynamic between Facebook and its users. Wortham breaks down potential problems in Facebook’s future and uses the credibility of herself and other experts. Jenna Wortham proves her point that Facebook’s users are the base of it’s dominance of the internet and social media. Wortham uses the credibility of herself and other experts to bring validity to her
Sheryl Sandberg’s Campaign #banbossy tried to empower women through social media photography. Oprah Winfry’s four lines to her women follower, sent out to 21 million followers. “HelloRuby” a project by Linda Lukas, a feminist to raise the awareness and funds to help the women who wishes to go for higher studies but facing financial hurdles. “PinkStinks” was an online company to hit the companies of toy makers, clothes and projecting the women as crazy pink lovers and lovey dovey sides only in their advertisements and publicity material. It was one awareness campaign to challenge the stereotypes.
There are parts of social media that spark curiosities every day. For example, what are the benefits and disadvantages of social media? Social media apps have affected the human race so much, but how? How has it changed society? There so many facts about social media that we accept without learning them.
I will also use social media for virtual seminars. This will allow us to educate those who aren’t able to attend the seminar, and those who are interested in making a change. It is all about raising awareness so public advertisement and a social media campaign would be very beneficially, especially if we could have a celebrity endorse our
e. While there is steel many challenges about the reproductive health. New advances in technology and science as well as the expanding trend of mobile phone usage, could play a crucial role in decreasing maternal and child mortality (Nyamawe & Seif, 2014). f. ICT advances have provided a ground for increasing the education. Women are usually more illiterate than men and advances in technology can provide tools for women. One of the good examples in this area is the Gobi Radio Literacy program of UNESCO which enabled 15000 women to read and write (Meleisea, 2006, p.
The Internet plays a more important role in the lives of people than ever before. The freedom online has been a blessing for many, who are able to create start-up companies and spread new ideas. Through the Internet some are able to succeed where they could not in the physical world, however that could change. The issue of network neutrality has sparked long and fiery debate in the United States. Net neutrality, succinctly, means that broadband providers should not discriminate where content comes from.
One of the ways social media is advancing society is by giving people support. In the article “Studies Offer Mixed Messages on Social Media’s Effect on Young People” the author writes, “It can help them find social support when they are struggling with life issues, and it can provide them with a place where they can express themselves”
Lastly, the author uses gifs to convey some emotion to the audience and to show the audience how she feels. g. How has the author composed the article in a way that engages the reader? First is the eye-catching title that draws readers in. It uses this lists tactic that is very familiar with online articles. It also uses some fun gifs to the article that are relatable.
Using ideas from each article can help turn individual power turn into societal change. Whether it 's to change the law or to simply raise funds to help a cause it 's about what people do in the moment and how they prevail. Carr states “Sure, hashtags come and go, and the so-called weak ties of digital movements are no match for real world engagement. But they are not only better than nothing, they probably make the world, the one beyond the keyboard, a better place.” (Carr) This shows that activism through social media is only the first step to making a difference. In order to truly create change it requires involvement off the keyboard and to get others involved in these
As a reader you may not have the energy or time to read lengthy articles. In this instance, the Bone and Fat Bucket advertisement would grab more readers due to it being short and sweet. Advertisements is a way to get your product in all individual’s sight and out to the public. In the world today, a good advertisement would go viral on social networks and the internet. These advertisements being analyzed in specific are targeted to women and the public during the 1900s.
This movement is centered around the theme of the semicolon that is used when a writer chooses to continue a sentence instead of ending it. It brings hope to people by telling them to believe that this point in their lives does not have to be the end, but they can continue it with a fresh start just as a semicolon is used to continue a sentence by a writer. The target audience of this movement is for people who struggle or have struggled with depression They share their message by posting stories of different people and their experiences on their social media. In addition, their message is also being spread through their icon the semicolon. People have been getting tattoos and posting pictures of a semicolon as a personal symbol of hope which in turn helps spread the message and make the project semicolon known.