Tuesday, January 12, 2016

#CHSOCM: The Psychology of Social Media (and how to use it better)

The Topic: The Psychology of Social Media (and how to use it better)
We’re going to look at some research findings and what that might mean for the way we use #chsocm

This week's (01/12/16) chat moderated by Carolyn Clement (@singingcarolyn)

T1: What does the importance of images to our psyche mean for our use of #chsocm?
T2: Content that arouses strong emotions (good or bad) is more likely to be shared. Comments? #chsocm?
T3: We use social media to reveal and share our best selves. What does that mean for our use of #chsocm?
T4: How can we use #chsocm to help meet peoples' need for connection?
T5: How can we use #chsocm tools to help others feel that they belong, & find meaning?
T6: How can we leverage nostalgia in our #chsocm posts to make life more warm and fuzzy?
EXTRA: Anyone have anything else they’d like to share? Any of those great posts from your homework? #chsocm

Read the transcript on Storify

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