Abstract Children growing up with the normalised practice of sharenting via social networking sites, such as Instagram, will be influenced by the public interactions with the curated portrayal of their identity. The over-sharing of personal childhood moments creates a mediated digital identity with no agency from the child. While research has indicated a number of negative effects from social networking sites (SNS), including lower self-esteem and depression in teenagers and adults, findings have Read more [...]
Attracting employer and recruiter attention through self presentation and impression management on LinkedIn Stream: Identity in Communities and Networks Christopher D. J. Mace Curtin University of Technology Abstract This paper will explore self presentation and impression management using the popular social network platform LinkedIn and will argue how impression, influence and self presentation are key factors to attracting employer and recruiter engagement. Keywords: social Read more [...]
This stream focuses on the place of identity in communities and social networks.