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When we want to talk to friends we log onto Telegram, Facebook or WhatsApp , .... and send them a message rather than going to their houses! Everybody is tweeting, posting and hashtagging!
So here we have a list of the most common vocabulary and phrases to do with social media. These words will help to keep up to date and in touch with the modern world.
1 - App is short for application and examples include WhatsApp and Facebook.
2 - Blog is short for Weblog (a word that nobody in the world says) and it is a place where you generally find articles or extended writing about a certain topic.
3 - A campaign in terms of social media means that a company or a website is trying to gain publicity on a massive scale.
4- Cloud computing is when you don’t use a physical device to save things such as documents files. Instead, you save them in the cloud.
5 - Crowdfunding is when a group of people come together to help other people raise money for their projects.
6 - Crowdsourcing is when a group of people come together to complete a task or think of an idea.
7 - Feeds help to organise all of your favourite content (photos, videos and articles) into one easy place! Be careful though.
8 - Flash mobs are people that arrange via the internet to meet in a popular place all at the same time.
9 - Lifecasting is when people choose to broadcast their lives on the internet.
10 - Memes are so popular now, They are basically pictures with words on them, usually involving famous people or characters that have been invented for memes.
11 - Moblog is short for mobile blog.
12 - Streaming media is content that is given to the user live and as it happens. 13 - Trending means that something is extremely popular in the current moment.
14 - Trolls are people that try to make people angry or emotional on the internet by harassing them and constantly contacting them or commenting about them on social media. 15 - A vlog is short for video weblog or video blog.
16 - When something is viral or goes viral, it means that a lot of people have seen the content and shared it with other people.