The researchers performed a traditional content analysis on MySpace user profiles to learn about user characteristics and about the types of content posted on profiles pages. In an ethnographic study of teenage users, boyd a distinguishes friendship from Friendship: Wouldn't my heal get cold? Which one of you started the kiss? Bloggers have the option to include images in their posts. In addition to differences in social cues in online and offline environments, friendship is defined differently on social networking sites than it is in offline relationships. To analyze the frequency of blog posting among the users who had blogs, the difference in time between the two latest posts was measured see Figure 3.
The authors wish to thank Georgy Das, Billy Lally, Alaina Maxwell, Stacie Nelson and Kaitlin Smith, University of Illinois at Chicago undergraduate students at the time of coding and analysis, for their assistance with coding, and Francisco Seoane Perez for his assistance developing the coding protocol.
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Last time you went out of town? Regarding revelation of sensitive information, teenage users analyzed users with 18 and 19 years old showed significantly higher disclosure than adult users in categories such as full name Nevertheless, this study did not find any evidence of widespread disclosure of information that would be easily used for stalking or other forms of offline harassment. Blog categories were not exclusive; individual entries could be coded as more than one category. Page 1 of 2. Calling something you see on myspace gay is like calling a pair of shoes gay that some gay guy is wearing. Findings show a high degree of control by users over private information, with very few users posting personal information such as telephone numbers and addresses.
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