Researchers found women and men use their camera rolls differently - and our visual values have changed.
Remember what life was like before social media took over? Now that the election is over, it might be a good time to take back our lives.
Communicators must listen to the frustrations, fears and concerns of young people about COVID-19. Then they need to speak to them like human beings, rather than talk at them.
A Facebook ban on QAnon may not be the best way to address the fast-growing far-right conspiracy movement.
So far, Trump and Biden are spending money on Facebook and Instagram at roughly the same rate as Trump and Hillary Clinton did during 2016.
From sharing snaps to gender reveals and shopfronts, Instagram has changed a lot about how we see the world — and how it sees us.
Having an end-to-end encrypted messaging 'ecosystem' is a great way for Facebook to evade the full wrath of the law. It has come at a convenient time, too.
Whether on Twitter or Tumblr, Facebook or Reddit, people use many strategies to express their sexual selves.
Increasingly outlandish gender reveal parties align perfectly with the values of an economy that's always scrolling for the next best thing.
We're supposed to suppress feelings of envy. But what if the kind spurred by school shutdowns, frontline work and cramped apartments are worth exploring – and acting upon?
A video purporting to show a suicide is reportedly circulating on TikTok, reigniting debate about content moderation on social media. Collaborating with competitors may be the key.
Jacinda Ardern's command of social media and her celebrity-level engagement rates make her a formidable campaigner in the digital age.
An app that young people use to share videos of themselves dancing might seem like a silly diversion, but it's become a powerhouse social media platform.
Amid global chaos and uncertainty, Instagram offers up the world as stable, simple and good-looking. No wonder it is set to overtake Twitter as a news source.
Pastel colours and serif fonts: is Annastacia Palaszczuk trying to be an Instagram influencer?
Successful memes don't often happen by accident. And COVID-19 has become a popular topic for their creators.
Young people continue to find new ways to connect on social media, in spaces that are increasingly hard for governments to regulate.
A social media researcher explains how bots and sock puppet accounts manipulate and polarize public debate.
A survey shows respondents who used Instagram for political information during the 2019 federal election were more likely to interact with people they knew, not political accounts.
Online workouts can give women support and inspiration. Now they've discovered the benefits, women might be less inclined to return to the gym once restrictions are lifted.