Social media platforms fight bots through automation, causing only worse problems

By Vadim Dovganyuk

It’s a regular part of pretty much anyone’s life these days, social media. Most of us visit it at least once a day, if not more, far more even. However, you might be surprised about how many people have experienced being suspended, or banned as people also will call it. According to pretty much every…

Social Media and its Bot Epidemic

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Bots, bots, and even more bots! That’s actually what social media platforms are about. Just look around you for a moment and you will see many examples of it. To start off, which has been “the hype” these last few weeks is Twitter. Let me be completely honest; do I have bots interacting with my…

Do social media platforms support the creation of friendships?

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Friendship, we all see it as important, and in actual fact is important. Yet, when it come to the internet, friendship becomes something very fragile… If you are not active at any social media platform, you are a rare person, as most people are. While we could talk about the fact that some people share…

10 questions answered – Social Media Edition

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Over the past weeks I received several questions related to my social media activities, I have decided to answer 10 of them. 1 – Do you use your real name at social media? No, I do not use the name I have at my passport. I however do use my real name. I have undergone…

The ignorance of celebs and marketers at Social Media

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Ever seen social media accounts with masses of followers? You might have thought “Wow, they are really loved!”, but what if I told you that is not true? Something that is happening at all social media platforms is buying “friends”. And that does indeed mean every one of them, whether it is Twitter, Facebook, Instagram,…