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Twitter to roll out a new feature called ‘Birdwatch’

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After reporting plenty of updates on Facebook of late, it’s now Twitter’s turn! The social media platform has confirmed it’s working on a new feature, currently dubbed “Birdwatch,” that could let the Twitter community warn one another about tweets that could cause harm.

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2020 recap: a decade of social media

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We live in an ever-changing technological world and social media in particular changes almost daily. It’s never been easier to stay connected to people and to keep up-to-date with the world around us. We can now tailor our feeds so that we see the exact content we want to see, and block and report accounts… Read more »

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‘Block And Report’ Social Media Trolls, Say Celebrities

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A group of celebrities, politicians and campaigners have made a pledge this week not to publicise online abuse, but instead to mute, block and report social media trolls. This follows the release of the #DontFeedTheTrolls report, published yesterday by new charity, Center for Countering Digital Hate (CCDH). The report suggests that hate speech including homophobia,… Read more »

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How to Write a Good Twitter Bio

Twitter has been one of the main players in the social media game since its arrival back in 2006. Amy, one of our Social Media Managers here at SCS, takes a look at what makes a good Twitter bio, and what your brand can do to make yours really stand out!