Posts Tagged ‘twitter’

Twitter Trump’s Fireside Chats?

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

In 1933, President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed the American public in roughly 30 speeches held over the radio. Those speeches captivated millions of listeners as they drew comfort in his, what would be dubbed, “fireside chats.” Roosevelt would talk on topics ranging from plans to deal with unemployment and the…

Should The President Tweet?

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Presidents using social media, specifically Twitter, is a fairly new concept. The first U.S President to do so was former President Barack Obama. Early May 2015 saw the first account on Twitter dedicated to the U.S President. Since then, not only the U.S President has used Twitter, but Presidential candidates…

The End of the Line for Vine

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Twitter has announced that they will be discontinuing the popular video app, Vine, in the coming months. Due to a loss of interest of co-founders and users of the app in the recent years, as well as competition from other video-sharing apps, the end of the “Do It For The…


Friday, October 28th, 2016

Remember when we were first introduced to Vine, the mobile, social media app that let users share six-second long videos with each other? Well, on Thursday, October 27th, Twitter announced in a Medium post, that they are discontinuing the app and shutting it down. Ever since its launch in 2013,…