Posts Tagged: social media moderation

What would Emily say about cyber bullying?

What would Emily say about cyber bullying?

image credit:  Emily Dickinson Library Scout Moderation is based near Amherst, Massachusetts, birthplace of poet, Emily Dickinson.  At Scout, we are committed to keeping the online conversation civil.  We wonder, what would Emily Dickinson say about using the social network to hurt and bully?  Knowing the power of words to hurt, she once wrote, “We… Read more »

Facebook users exposed to toxic images

Facebook users exposed to toxic images

image credit:  © Facebook  Does the recent Facebook hack have you nervous that it could happen to you?  The idea of porn or violent images next to a Pampers ad – on your site – keeps a lot of social media producers up at night.  If your news or Facebook site gets spammed with porn when… Read more »

Part 2: A terrible example of why moderation is crucial

Part 2: A terrible example of why moderation is crucial

Photo credit:  Michaela Karle Photography  All Rights Reserved If you’ve been reading the news lately, you know that the cyber bullying controversy is huge – and recently tragic.  People from all over the world have heard about the Phoebe Prince case and are extremely concerned and interested in finding a solution.