Like. Flirt. Ghost: A Journey Into the Social Media Lives of Teens

Like. Flirt. Ghost: A Journey Into the Social Media Lives of Teens

Excerpt from this article (via @hairychesters, who said “I loved this. And was totally captivated by it. Get a cup of tea and dive deep into it… This is anthropology.”):

For teenagers these days, social media is real life, with its own arcane rules and etiquette. Writer Mary H. K. Choi embedded with five high schoolers to chronicle their digital experiences… As with most teens, they’re elusive creatures. But when Choi asked them targeted questions, they were able to deconstruct their own behavior in exhaustive detail.  You’ll heart_eyes.jpg what Choi discovered.

 

 

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