Glossary of Terms
This Glossary of Terms is subdivided into three sections: (1) Social Media Terms; (2) Traditional Media Terms; and (3) Emergency Management Terms.
Blogging The act of maintaining or adding content to a discussion or informational site on the World Wide Web; content entries are typically displayed in reverse chronological order.
Crowdsourcing The practice of obtaining needed services, ideas, or content by soliciting contributions from a large group of people, especially from an online community.
Facebook The world’s largest social networking service.
Flickr An image-hosting and video-hosting website, Web services suite, and online community.
Foursquare A social networking tool that allows users to post their ...