The Toxic Tie Between Social Media and Journalism

Social media wrought a sea change in the journalism industry, changing form, delivery mechanism, and content style. To survive, many mastheads transformed into social media and digital outlets, creating new provocative content to foster engagement online and generate revenue. The end result has been polarizing, less factual, and in general, toxic for our society.

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Geoff Livingston

Geoff Livingston

Digital marketing pioneer and photographer. VP of marketing at Evalueserve, a provider of domain-specific AI solutions. https://www.linkedin.com/in/geoffliving/