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Head to head: Tumblr a means of conforming to social conventions

Head to head: Tumblr a means of conforming to social conventions

Eva Spitzen

November 20, 2012

According to the average high school student, Tumblr is the next best thing since sliced bread.  A microblogging social network, Tumblr allows users to reblog other user’s posts in addition to posting original photos and text. For many, it serves as a respite from the piercing, judging eyes ever-present...

Head to head: Why Tumblr is beneficial to teenagers

Head to head: Why Tumblr is beneficial to teenagers

Ankita Tejwani

November 20, 2012

Tumblr, the epitome of  teenagers’ lives, is a micro blogging site that benefits teenagers all over the world in more ways than one. Tumblr allows them to create a short-blog or sometimes even portfolio. Combining what teenagers do best, social networking and expressing emotion, Tumblr has over 50 billion page views a month. It gives studen...