Build It & They Will Come: Creating a Reading Community on Twitter, a new study by @gruzd & @Dr_Rehberg_Sedo

“#1b1t: Investigating Reading Practices at the Turn of the Twenty-first Century” …is a newly released study by Dr. Anatoliy Gruzd, Director of the Dalhousie Social Media Lab and Dr Rehberg Sedo, Associate Professor at Mount Saint Vincent University in the latest issue of Mémoires du livre  / Studies in Book Culture. The study uses text analysis[…]

2011 Election: Let’s get the party started! Who has the largest online audience?

Ever since last Friday, when the Government of Canada fell and an election was called, people almost immediately began declaring that this will be “Canada’s first social media election.” Checking the chatter online in blogs and tweets, one can get a sense that people are under the impression that whichever party can garner the most[…]