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Social Media targeted at influencers and trending topics in the geek universe.

Monique Star3 months ago
Save the Fan Accounts
With the current free usage of the Internet, it has become easier to bring communities together and for those communities to show enthusiasm for certain things they have in common. For this article, the example worth bringing up is the example of fanatics of various celebrities/shows showing their enthusiasm by tweeting about them, posting theories and observations about particular shows, writing down "What if" scenarios in the form of fanfiction or, what is worth discussing and protecting as of...
Anna Cheney4 months ago
A Guide to Creating a Successful Fan Account on Instagram
Instagram is one of the largest social media platforms today, with an active user base of approximately 800 million. Fanpages comprise a large portion of those users. As a person who has owned multipl...
Marissa Armstrong5 months ago
Before The Vlog: Pre-Season 1
The first time we meet Laura Hollis is not in her videos, but on Twitter. As I said before, I didn’t start watching Carmilla until after the Christmas Special aired, so I initially missed all of this,...
Greg Seebregts9 months ago
This Is Why Journalists Aren't Taken Seriously Anymore
If you've been online in the last week or so you may or may not have seen/heard something about the Guild Wars 2 developers who were fired following a rather unprofessional outburst on social media. Yes, I know this sounds like the start of a hit piece, and it's funny you should say that because that's kind of what I'd like to look at. Now, before I get into this let me make this absolutely clear: we don't have all of the information so it's not really possible to know exactly what led up to thi...
Tom Bacona year ago
A Fact-Checking Guide to Spotting Fake News for Fandom
Fake news. It's always been with us, but in the last year or so, the term's gone mainstream. Here's the thing though — While the rest of the world has honed in on the political implications, fake news...
Anna Sorensena year ago
10 Instagram Accounts for the Book Lover in You
Instagram is a great place to see amazing photography on any interest you have, (along with that Europe trip an old friend from high school is on right now that you wish was you). Your feed is always ...
Tisha Eatona year ago
Fans of 'The Originals' Leah Pipes Band Together for a Good Cause
As I have written about before, The Originals actress Leah Pipes has been dealing with her fair share of criticism from both journalists and fans alike over her character Camille O'Connell. Leah recen...
The 'Arrow' Season 5 Finale Just Blew Fans' Minds, And They're Going Wild On Twitter
Arrow's Season 5 finale captured everyone's attention right out of the starting gate, and almost immediately "#Arrowfinale" began trending on Twitter. The tweets came hard and fast, the vast majority ...
4 Reasons You Should Be Following Stephen Amell On Facebook Even If You're Not An 'Arrow' Fan
I don't need to tell anyone here how big of a fan I am of Arrow. I have watched every episode at least two times, some even more than that. I started following Stephen Amell on Facebook a little over ...
Tom Chapmana year ago
Spice Up Your Life: 'Rick And Morty' Brings Back 'Mulan' With Saucy McDonald's Petition
There is one thing I really miss about the '90s, the #McDonalds Happy Meal, chowing down on a box full of MSG, eating those ground-up chicken feet and playing with your choking hazard Mulan toy. While...
Tom Chapmana year ago
What The Shell: Viral Campaign For 'Ghost In The Shell' Is Perfect For Twitter Trolls
It looks like hell in the shell for the upcoming Ghost in the Shell film, while the controversy around it is spreading like the computer virus from within. It hasn't been an easy ride for the live-act...
Max Farrowa year ago
'Doctor Who' Writer Gareth Roberts Tweets Controversial Comments Online
If the Twelfth Doctor from Doctor Who was real, his “attack eyebrows” would certainly be in place if he was aware of a recent development online. A prominent on-and-off member of the BBC show’s produc...
Max Farrowa year ago
Twitter Crowns 'Wonder Woman' As The #1 Summer Blockbuster Of 2017
Against all the odds, Wonder Woman saw Diana triumph against the German army as she stormed the trenches, and she also prevailed against the cynical, conniving Ares (David Thewlis). Now though, it app...
Reid Moorea year ago
YouTube Weatherman Frankie MacDonald Predicts 7.0 Earthquake in California "Any Time Soon"
An amateur Canadian weatherman, Frankie MacDonald, who has an uncanny reputation for correctly forecasting severe weather based on information he gathers and studies online, is predicting a 7.0 earthquake along the San Andreas fault in California, which he says will hit "anytime soon." MacDonald, who broadcasts from his home in Sydney, Nova Scotia, has wanted to be a professional weatherman since he was a child. Now, thanks to YouTube, he's achieved his goal by becoming a favorite weather progno...
Tom Bacona year ago
The One News Channel You NEED to Watch for MCU News!
Unless you've been sleeping under a rock, you'll know that Captain America: Civil War is out! Well, what you may not know is that Marvel has been tapping into the power of social media to give us extr...
Tom Chapmana year ago
Game Of Clones — Jon Snow Lookalike Is Causing A Stir On Instagram!
While we may not know who Jon Snow's parents are on HBO's Game of thrones, we may just have found another brand of the family tree. If the Instagram of Josiah Martin is anything to go by, then it look...
Tom Chapmana year ago
Former 'Game of Thrones' Star's Instagram Proves He Is Certainly Still Team Daenerys!
The current Aquaman and former Game of Thrones actor, Jason Momoa, has certainly caused a bit of a *erm* stir with his recent Instagram antics. Inbetween gym pics and late night goings on there is a r...
Best YouTube Channels You’ve Never Heard Of
YouTube is pretty magical, isn't it? It's how Justin Bieber got his stardom, how everyone shared adorable videos of cats to each other, and how millions of people make money. No matter who you are, th...