web analytics

Mystery & Drama

Twitter: Primo Source of Minimally Filtered News For The Informed Electorate? Or…

Social Media Cafe

Social Media Cafe (Photo credit: Cristiano Betta)

To hear the reporters who have just about flamed out on the minutia of the election campaign, you might start thinking this sounds a whole lot like indie writers trying to work the social media game.  Working with Twitter, Facebook, etc. etc. can be addictive.  And indie writers striving to develop their platforms are every bit as ambitious as newspaper reporters in wanting not to miss a beat.

This is the NY Times “Sweet Spot”  Video Blog, and as usual they are definitely on to something.  Is Twitter minimally filtered news and the apex of the informed citizen?  Or is Twitter a means of shopping for confirmation of what you already know?

Watch the video and let me know what you think?    http://nyti.ms/XvrFaF 

Thanks for stopping by.  I’d love to hear any comment you may have.  You can share a comment below or post this entry on your favorite social media website.

Sign-up via the email or RSS option in the sidebar to receive MaineLarryCrane’s latest posts. You can also follow MaineLarryCrane via the various social media platforms listed on this website. 

Enhanced by Zemanta

2 Comments

Add a Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

CommentLuv badge

Larry Crane © 2015 Frontier Theme