Communities and Web 2.0

Likes and Followers: The Influence of Youth Online Presence on Mental Health

In today’s ever evolving, fast-paced online environment, we see many ways that the users of the internet can adapt to said environment. Users of websites on Web 2.0 that are classified as “social media” will use their profiles/status/statistics to determine reliability, credibility and influence by the numbers of people that like and follow users on all social media platforms. People with large follower counts or a “fan base,” will be automatically deemed by the general public on social Read more [...]