A newspaper that understands social networks: The Independent and i Paper’s use of Twitter

The Independent was founded in 1986 and has since featured much stimulating and radical content between its pages. It has been criticised as being a ‘viewspaper’, as opposed to a newspaper, due to the fact that the paper includes a lot of opinion, comment and reviews. Alan Rusbridger, editor of The Guardian, has said of […]

A blog at one with social media: The Huffington Post’s use of Twitter

Founded in May 2005 by Arianna Huffington, The Huffington Post is a news blog, which features varied content including entertainment, politics, business, culture, technology, and much much more. In 2009, the website came second in Time’s 25 Best Blogs of that year, and is currently eBiz’s number one Most Popular Political Website with an estimated 54 million unique visitors every […]