Category Archives: Social Media

#BeBoldForChange – to take action and inspire others

This week, people all over the world gathered in in the cyber world as well as in public spaces, for the International Women’s Day on the 8th of March, to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

The importance of online Networking through social media

“Networking isn’t about how many people you have around your table, it’s about having the right people at your table and being able to classify your network is the most important” (Acumen, 2017). The hard truth these days is that social media is … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media | Tagged , | 2 Comments

HOW NEW MEDIA CHANGED POLITICAL CAMPAIGNS: NEW MEDIA INTERSECTION IN BARACK OBAMA CAMPAIGNs

New media has brought with it an unprecedented capacity to merge our human society and activities in a single box as compared to the past. Cyperskeptics, dispute this fact because they believe the internet offers no real chance of altering traditional politics, … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

New Media and Social Movement Activism

Contemporary social movements effectiveness in rallying their constituent support is nowadays attributed to the level of embeddedness of new media in their activism. This is based on the fact that social movements in different parts of the world now use … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media | Tagged , | Leave a comment

BREAKING THE DIGITAL DIVIDE: THE PARADOX OF NEW MEDIA IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

  There´s a growing conception of how  people think about new media (internet) as a groundbreaking link that has transformed the way people live their lives, and yet researchers and practitioners in the field of ICT and development often struggle … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Impact of New Media on Southern Cameroon Struggle for Self Determination

The profoundness of new media in political activism, whether in the realm of contentious politics or social movements need to be recognised in a changing world where citizens are shifting their participation in activism from physical to social media platforms. … Continue reading

Posted in ADVOCACY, Social Media | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment