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Communities and Web 2.0 Identity in Communities and Networks Social Networks

What sacrifices do we make in order to blend in between online and offline communities and how much of our self-identity do we lose?

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Identity in Communities and Networks

How and Why Identity Is Presented on Social Networking Sites

Abstract Identity has been viewed as essential to the expression of individuality within societies and communities. Social networking sites like Instagram and Tinder have also created its own communities, where self-identity and self-representation have become integral to how individuals are perceived. This paper explores the idea that online identities have become less significant due to identity deception. It argues that social networking sites are platforms where identity can be represented Read more [...]
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Identity in Communities and Networks

The Development of Identities in Digital Communities

Nguyen_Alisha_FinalDownload Abstract This paper examines how a person has the freedom to develop their online identity based on how they desire to be perceived within the digital world. This paper will discuss the development of online identities that are enhanced based on the impacts of trust, privacy and the presence bleed. The connections of the concepts of self-branding and identity linkage will be analysed within this paper and linked to the construction of online identities. Throughout Read more [...]