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Adele gets Spotify to take shuffle button off all album pages
Nov 22, 2021 5:54 PM
CelebrityCreating FandomMusicBusiness of FandomThe Act of FandomAdele
Fandom
Article
Jennifer Meierhans
BBC
The Evolution of Will Smith
Nov 22, 2021 5:33 PM
CelebrityCrafting FandomBusiness of FandomWill Smith
Fandom
Article
Julian Kimble
The Ringer
Oregon Trail game history: An interview with the inventor, Don Rawitsch.
Nov 22, 2021 5:30 PM
EducationGamesCult MediaOnline FandomGames for ChangeInternet FandomInternet HistoryGames For Learning
FandomCreatorsInternet History
Article
Robert Whitaker
Slate
The Overlooked Levels of the Creator Economy - Future
Nov 15, 2021 3:49 PM
Creator EconomyWeb 2.0Content CreatorsWeb 3.0Equitable SocietyCommunity Creator EconomyTools
FandomEthical TechCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyStartupsTrendsWeb 2.0Community Creator EconomyCreators
Article
Dan Runcie
Future by A16z
Inside Facebook’s Struggles to Attract Creators and Their Young Fans — The Information
Nov 9, 2021 2:41 PM
TrendsCreator EconomyGenZContent CreatorsContent TrendsEthicsNews CreatorsMedia TrendsPlatform Ethics
FandomEthical TechCommunityCreator EconomyPlatformsCommunity Creator EconomyCreators
Article
Kaya YurieffSarah Krouse Sahil Patel
The Information
We All Came To See Each Other At The Harry Styles Show | Defector
Oct 22, 2021 9:05 PM
TrendsPop CultureSocial IdentityEventsHarry StylesConcertsIn person events
FandomCommunityCommunity Creator Economy
Article
Fran Hoepfner
Defector
The-Future-of-the-Sports-Fan
Oct 12, 2021 1:16 PM
Fandom as a ToolSportsCrafting FandomBusiness of FandomSports FandomUrban Development
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention Economy
ResearchGuide
Urban Sustainability Directors Network
Mass Marketing and Cultural History: The Case of P.T. Barnum on JSTOR
Oct 12, 2021 1:02 PM
Fandom as a ToolBusiness of FandomPop CulturePromotion
FandomCreator EconomyAttention Economy
Journal Article
Bluford Adams
E Pluribus Barnum: The Great Showman & The Making of U.S. Popular Culture
Lily Allen: social networker of the decade | Lily Allen | The Guardian
Oct 12, 2021 12:59 PM
TrendsFandom as a ToolMyspacePop CultureSocial NetworkLily Allen
FandomCreator EconomyAttention EconomyTrendsWeb 2.0
Article
Rosie Swash
The Guardian
I’ve Got 99 Friends, but Is Taylor Swift One
Oct 12, 2021 3:56 AM
Fandom as a ToolParasocial Interaction
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention Economy
Thesis
Amanda Dobias
University of Colorado
You and I: Parasocial Relationships, Social Media, and Fan Labor in the One Direction Fandom
Oct 12, 2021 3:51 AM
Fandom as a ToolOnline FandomCreating FandomBusiness of FandomPop CultureParasocial RelationshipsOne DirectionFan Labor
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention Economy
Thesis
Kathryn Meese
Digital Commons at Pace UniversityPace University
On Being Perceived | Defector
Oct 12, 2021 2:46 AM
IdentityBelongingSocial LearningSocial IdentityPerceptionsParasocial InteractionParasocial Relationships
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyFuturism
Article
Kelsey McKinney
Defector
A Primer on the Parasocial Economy - Cybernaut - Every
Oct 12, 2021 2:24 AM
Creator EconomyMonetizationWeb 2.0PlatformsParasocial InteractionCommunity Creator EconomyParasocial RelationshipsCommunity Creators
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyStartupsTrendsWeb 2.0Community Creator Economy
Article
Fadeke Adegbuyi
CybernautEvery
A Formal Apology from the Remaining Mod Team : GabbyPetito
Oct 11, 2021 8:46 PM
Dark side of FandomMedia EthicsToxic CommunitiesEthicsOnline CultureTrue CrimeCrowdsourcing
FandomCommunityFood for ThoughtToxic Fandom
Reddit Post
r/GabbyPetito
r/GabbyPetito
Who's your audience? - by Ana Andjelic - The Sociology of Business
Oct 11, 2021 8:28 PM
Community StructuresAudience EngagementMedia TrendsAudienceAspiration IdealsEngagement
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyJournalismWeb 2.0Community Creator Economy
Article
Ana Andjelic
Sociology of Business
Dr. Necromonger, Jr. Haunts #MPCA21 on Twitter: "We like the villain in popular culture because we like to see them get their comeuppance, which is justice we often lack in our lives. And we want the villain to keep coming back, reassured that such justice shall be dealt by new people." / Twitter
Oct 11, 2021 8:22 PM
Fandom as a ToolMetaphorsPersonal Reflections
Fandom
Tweet
Dr. Carrie Reinhard
Twitter
Episode 84 - Shrek 2 (Andrew Adamson, Kelly Asbury & Conrad Vernon, 2004) (with Sam Summers) — Fantasy/Animation
Oct 11, 2021 8:20 PM
TrendsCreating FandomBusiness of FandomPop CultureContent TrendsMovies
Fandom
Podcast
Andrew AdamsonKelly AsburyConrad VernonSam Summers
Fantasy Animation
China’s idol economy: how the Chinese fan culture is shaping entertainment and marketing
Sep 29, 2021 12:28 AM
Dark side of Fandom
FandomEthical TechCommunityTech PolicyCommunity Creator Economy
Article
Daxue Consulting
Daxue Consulting
Neopets Revamps Again With First-Ever NFT Launch
Sep 28, 2021 7:11 PM
Fandom as a ToolBusiness of FandomPop CultureNeopets
FandomWeb 3.0
Article
Rachel Ventresca
Cheddar
The BTS Army and the Transformative Power of Fandom As Activism - The Ringer
Sep 21, 2021 7:13 PM
Fandom as a ToolOnline FandomActivismK PopPop Culture
FandomCommunity
Article
Emma Madden
The Ringer
What Fans Want at Fandom Conventions and Comic Cons
Sep 21, 2021 6:30 PM
Fan StudiesGeekCommunity StructuresParticipatory CultureCrafting FandomCreating FandomEvents
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyCommunity Creator Economy
Article
Eventbrite Blog
View of YouTube fandom names in channel communities and branding | Transformative Works and Cultures
Sep 20, 2021 9:30 PM
Online FandomStreamingYoutubeIdentitySocial IdentityBranding
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyCommunity Creator Economy
Journal Article
Emily Tarvin
Transformative Works and Culture
Canon, fanon, shipping and more: a glossary of the tricky terminology that makes up fan culture - Vox
Sep 20, 2021 9:22 PM
Crafting FandomCreating FandomBusiness of FandomThe Act of FandomFandom 101Fandom
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyCommunity Creator Economy
Article
Aja Romano
Vox
Cult or Commune? How Utopian Communities Turn Dangerous - Rolling Stone
Sep 20, 2021 2:55 PM
Community StructuresDark side of FandomSociologyConnectionCultsHealthy Spaces
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyToxic FandomSociologyCommunity Creator Economy
Article
Elizabeth Yuko
Rolling Stone
On YouTube’s recommendation system
Sep 20, 2021 2:40 AM
AlgorithmsYoutubeCurationPlatformsRecommendations
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyTech Policy
Article
Cristos Goodrow
Youtube
How to Pitch to Netflix, According to Christopher Mack - Variety
Sep 20, 2021 2:20 AM
How toBusiness of FandomCreative Talent
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyCommunity Creator EconomyHow-To
Article
Marta Balaga
Variety
'A Loveable Anarchist': The Oral History of Mr Blobby
Sep 19, 2021 7:48 PM
TrendsThe Act of FandomFandom ObjectsMascots / Icons
Fandom
Article
Isabelle Aron
Vice
The Best Part Of Football Is Getting Ready For It | Defector
Sep 19, 2021 7:44 PM
TrendsParticipatory CultureSportsCrafting FandomHabitsRoutinesRitualsPreparation
FandomAthletics
Article
Drew Magary
Defector
TikTok’s new Creator Marketplace API lets influencer marketing companies tap into first-party data |
Sep 8, 2021 1:58 PM
Internet CultureCreator EconomyMonetizationTikTokContent CreatorsAPIsIntegrationsCommunity Creator Economy
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyCommunity Creator Economy
Article
Sara Perez
Tech Crunch
Oh no, your pyramid scheme is on strike | The power of Twitch protests
Sep 7, 2021 1:47 AM
Community StructuresParticipatory CultureInternet CultureCreator EconomyCreator MentalityStreamingTwitchContent CreatorsCreator RightsProtestOnline Culture
FandomCreator EconomyAttention EconomyOnline CultureProtestTwitchStreaming
Article
Ryan Broderick
Garbage Day
I Reject the Simulation
Sep 7, 2021 1:35 AM
Community StructuresParticipatory CultureAttention EconomyWeb 2.0RelationshipsOnline CommunitiesWeb 3.0
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyWeb 2.0Web 3.0
Article
Phillip Jackson
Future Commerce
“You May Know Me From YouTube: (Micro)-Celebrity in Social Media.
Sep 6, 2021 4:57 AM
Fandom as a ToolCult MediaCelebrityCreating FandomCreator EconomyYoutubeContent CreatorsCreator Rights
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyWeb 2.0Community Creator Economy
Journal ArticleBook
Alice Marwick
A Companion in Celebrity
“They're really profound women, they're entrepreneurs”: Conceptions of Authenticity in Fashion Blogging
Sep 6, 2021 4:49 AM
TasteTrendsOnline FandomBusiness of FandomPersonal NarrativeInfluencerWeb 2.0FashionFeminismBloggingAuthenticity
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyTrendsWeb 2.0FeminismCommunity Creator Economy
Journal Article
Alice Marwick
Department of Communication & Media Studies Fordham University
Online Identity: A Companion to New Media Dynamics
Sep 6, 2021 4:42 AM
Personal InterestsCommunity StructuresParticipatory CultureNetworksIdentityBelongingSocial IdentityIdentity PoliticsSocial Network
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyPersonal GrowthSociology
Journal ArticleBookResearch
Alice Marwick
A Companion to New Media Dynamics
The Algorithmic Celebrity
Sep 6, 2021 2:36 AM
Fandom as a ToolInternet CultureCelebrityCrafting FandomCreating FandomInstagramInfluencerInternet Fandom
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention Economy
Journal ArticleBookResearch
Alice Marwick
Microcelebrity Around the Globe
how “context collapse” was coined: my recollection
Sep 6, 2021 2:19 AM
Participatory CultureSubculturesNiche Cultures
FandomAttention Economy
Article
Danah Boyd
Zephoria
Why The Superfan Is The Marketing Channel Many Just Don’t Know Exist -
Sep 6, 2021 1:53 AM
TrendsFandom as a ToolBusiness of FandomBusiness ModelsOnline CommunitiesGroup Behavior
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyTrends
Article
Danny Denhard
Danny Denhard
Parasocial Anxiety
Sep 6, 2021 1:37 AM
Fandom as a ToolCreator EconomyBusiness of FandomMonetizationBusiness ModelsAttention EconomyJournalismCreator Rights
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyWeb 2.0
Article
Emilie FriedlanderAndrea Domanic’
The Culture Journalist
An internet of Pokémon cards
Sep 6, 2021 1:33 AM
TrendsFandom as a ToolCrafting FandomCreating FandomBusiness of FandomBusiness ModelsStartupsWeb 2.0MetaverseWeb 3.0
FandomCreator EconomyFuturismTrendsWeb 2.0Web 3.0
Article
Ryan Broderick
Garbage Day
’Why Am I Not Rich & Famous?’ the Delusion of Our Times
Sep 6, 2021 1:26 AM
TrendsBusiness of FandomAttention EconomyNiche CulturesGroup BehaviorSocial IdentityEquitable Society
FandomCreator EconomyAttention EconomyFood for Thought
ArticleBlog Post
Darius Foroux
Darius Foroux
#ADayOffTwitch reduces Twitch viewership by hundreds of thousands
Sep 6, 2021 1:03 AM
Creator EconomyMonetizationCreator MentalityStreamingTwitchPlatformsContent CreatorsCreator RightsMovement
FandomCreator EconomyAttention EconomyJournalismFuturismGame Theory
Article
Nathan Grayson
Washington Post
Why It's Not The Weekend Until @CraigWeekend Says So
Sep 6, 2021 12:57 AM
Fandom as a ToolInternet CultureOnline FandomTwitterCrafting FandomCreator EconomyMemesContent CreatorsHumor
FandomCreator EconomyWeb 2.0
Article
Kellen BrowningBecca Foley
New York Times
(Re)reading the room: The literacies of escape rooms: Journal of Curriculum and Pedagogy: Vol 0, No 0
Sep 6, 2021 12:48 AM
EducationFandom as a ToolGamesGame TheoryGame DevelopmentGames for ChangeEscape Room
FandomGame TheoryEducation
Journal Article
Jon WargoAntero Garcia
Journal of Curriculum and Pedagogy
Cameo ranks its most successful stars, including The Office's Brian Baumgartner
Sep 6, 2021 12:44 AM
CelebrityCreating FandomBusiness of FandomPop CultureCameo
Fandom
Article
William Hughes
AV Club
Loot is a viral social network that looks like nothing you’ve ever seen
Sep 5, 2021 11:47 PM
TrendsFuturismSocial MediaCreator EconomyStartupsPlatformsCryptocurrencyWeb 3.0Social Network
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyFuturismStartupsGame TheoryTrendsWeb 3.0
Article
Casey Newton
The Verge
Content Moderation Double-Bind Theory
Sep 5, 2021 11:14 PM
Internet CultureSocial MediaSociologyModerationNetworksPlatformsMedia EthicsContent TrendsEthicsContent
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention Economy
Article
Evan Armstrong
EveryNapkin Math
Comic fan outrage? It's part of being human, scientists say | GamesRadar+
Sep 5, 2021 10:54 PM
Fan StudiesCommunity StructuresCult MediaParticipatory CultureOnline FandomSociologyAnthropologyPsychologySocial Identity
FandomCommunity
Article
Vaneta Rogers
GamesRadar
A Furry Convention With Ties To The Alt-Right Was Announced And The Fandom Wants It Dead
Sep 5, 2021 10:50 PM
SubculturesDark side of FandomPoliticsToxic CommunitiesHate GroupsGroup Behavior
FandomCommunityToxic Fandom
Article
Allie Capps
We Got This Covered
Atari History Timelines by Michael Current
Sep 5, 2021 6:26 PM
TrendsGamesBusiness of FandomBusiness ModelsHistoryGame DevelopmentAtari
FandomGame Theory
ArticleWiki
Michael D. Current
mcurrent.name
Co-creation and the new landscapes of design
Sep 5, 2021 4:09 PM
Fandom as a ToolCommunity StructuresParticipatory CultureInternet CultureFuturismSubculturesCreator EconomyBusiness of FandomBusiness ModelsContent CreatorsCo-Creation
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention EconomyStartupsTrends
Journal Article
Elizabeth B. N. SandersPieter Jan Stappers
International Journal of CoCreation in Design and the Arts
View of Communities of making: Exploring parallels between fandom and open source | First Monday
Sep 5, 2021 3:57 PM
Fandom as a ToolCommunity StructuresParticipatory CultureInternet CultureSubculturesEthical TechOpen SourceSocial Media Fandom
FandomCommunitySurveillance CapitalismWeb 2.0Open Source
Journal Article
Rachel WinterAnastasia SalterMel Stanfill
First Monday: Peer Reviewed Journal on the Internet
free to fanfic — how web 2.0 (and especially tumblr) is ruining...
Sep 5, 2021 3:54 PM
Fan FictionFan StudiesOnline FandomDark side of FandomWeb 2.0IdentityToxic CommunitiesWeb 3.0
FandomCommunityWeb 2.0
Blog Post
Freedom of Fanfic
On toxic fan practices and the new culture wars
Sep 5, 2021 3:45 PM
TrendsFan StudiesCommunity StructuresCult MediaParticipatory CultureInternet CultureSubculturesCancel CultureNiche CulturesToxic Communities
FandomCommunityTrends
Journal Article
William ProctorBridget Kies
Participations: Journal of Audience & Reception Studies
The Anti-Fan Phenomenon - Cybernaut - Every
Sep 1, 2021 1:51 PM
Personal InterestsFandom as a ToolFan StudiesOnline FandomDark side of FandomThe Act of FandomAntifandom
FandomCommunity
Article
Fadeke Adegbuyi
CybernautEvery
Doing Business with Wizards, Spider-men, and Jedi Knights
Aug 30, 2021 9:23 PM
Business of FandomFandom as a ToolCommunity StructuresMonetizationCopyrightPop Culture
FandomCommunity
Journal Article
Janani S. IyerRomil Mehta
Copyright Reporter 2020
Why Do We Need Dolly To Be A Saint?
Aug 27, 2021 2:14 AM
CelebrityCrafting FandomFandom as a ToolBusiness of FandomMusicCreator Mentality
FandomCreator Economy
Article
Amanda Marie Martinez
NPR
Her Name is Not Honey Boo Boo
Aug 26, 2021 8:35 PM
TrendsReality TVCreator MentalityDark side of FandomThe Act of FandomComing of AgeCelebrity
FandomAttention Economy
Article
Rainsford Stauffer
Teen Vogue
Slathering culture on top of capitalism
Aug 26, 2021 8:24 PM
Pop CultureSubculturesCapitalismTrendsMusicPartnershipsInfluencerMonetizationSocial CapitalFandom as a ToolBusiness of Fandom
FandomCreator Economy
Article
Robin Givhan
Washington Post
You are a network
Aug 24, 2021 3:55 AM
Community StructuresIdentityBelongingTrendsSociology
FandomCommunityCreator EconomyAttention Economy
Article
Kathleen Wallace
Aeon
Target Taste Communities: Why community, not an individuals, is the new unit of marketing
Aug 24, 2021 3:52 AM
TrendsCommunity StructuresSubculturesBusiness of FandomMonetizationBusiness Models
FandomCommunityCreator Economy
Article
Ana Andjelic
Sociology of Business
The Spider-Man: No Way Home Leak Is Community Moderation Problem (Not A Copyright Problem)
Aug 24, 2021 3:46 AM
TrendsFandom as a ToolCommunity StructuresInternet CultureOnline FandomRedditPop CultureModeration
FandomCommunity
Article
Ryan Broderick
Garbage Day
Patreon’s Jack Conte: ‘Phase Two’ of Creator Tools Will Help Them Build Companies
Aug 18, 2021 4:22 PM
TrendsFandom as a ToolParticipatory CultureInternet CultureOnline FandomCreator EconomyBusiness of FandomMonetizationPatreonCreator MentalityHypeWeb 2.0Content Creators
Creator EconomyFandomStartups
Article
Kayla Yurieff
The Information
The Hard Work of Being a Fan Account
Aug 18, 2021 3:59 PM
Fandom as a ToolOnline FandomCreating FandomBusiness of FandomCreator EconomyFan StudiesSocial Media
FandomCreator Economy
Article
Fadeke Adegbuyi
EveryCybernaut
How Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith built a content powerhouse
Aug 18, 2021 3:35 PM
MusicInternet CultureSubculturesFandom as a ToolCult Media
FandomCreator Economy
Article
Dan Runcie
Trapital
How Neopets Paved the Way to the Metaverse
Jul 26, 2021 2:20 AM
Game TheoryMetaverseTrendsCommunity StructuresCreator EconomyBusiness of Fandom
Creator EconomyFandomFuturism
Article
Rex Woodbury
Digital Native
Under the skin of Only Fans
Jul 26, 2021 2:15 AM
MonetizationOnly FansCreator MentalityEthical TechBusiness of Fandom
Creator EconomyStartupsEthical TechFandom
Article
Rianna Croxford
BBC
5 digital games that teach civics through play
Jul 9, 2021 12:39 AM
Fandom as a ToolParticipatory CultureGamesCreator Mentality
FandomGame Theory
Article
Karen "Kat" Schrier
The Conversation
Love Island: What makes the show so successful?
Jul 9, 2021 12:26 AM
Fandom as a ToolParticipatory CulturePop CultureCrafting FandomBusiness of Fandom
Fandom
Article
Xavier L'Hoiry
The Conversation
When Expressing Your Fandom leads to Surprising New Skills
Jul 9, 2021 12:03 AM
Participatory CultureFandom as a ToolCreating FandomCreator MentalityEducationGeekFan Studies
Fandom
Article
Tricia Ennis
SyFy
Roblox Forges Pact with Sony Music Following Virtual Events With Lil Nas X, Zara Larsson
Jul 8, 2021 7:37 PM
Fandom
Article
Geoff Weiss
Tubefilter
Rituals for Hypergrowth: lessons from YouTube
Jul 8, 2021 7:07 PM
GrowthYoutubeBusiness Models
Fandom
Article
Shishir Mehrotra
Coda.io
What happened when I stopped using emojis?
Jul 7, 2021 9:43 PM
Participatory CulturePersonal InterestsInternet Culture
Fandom
Article
Clo S.
Prototypr.io
Blue Skies Again: Streamers and the Impossible Promise of Diversity
Jun 30, 2021 12:26 AM
Ethical TechStreamingYoutubeTwitchDiversity
CommunityCreator EconomyFandom
Article
Kristen Warner
LA Review of Books
You — yes you are trapped in an audience
May 23, 2021 9:12 PM
TrendsCommunity StructuresCult MediaAlgorithmsAudience EngagementJournalismCurationPatternsNetworks
Creator EconomyAttention EconomyCommunityFandom
Newsletter
Charlie Warzel
Galaxy Brain
How Hermès Invented Hype
May 9, 2021 11:44 PM
TrendsHypeFashionHermesStreetwearSubcultures
FandomAttention EconomyCommunity
Article
Rachel Tashsjian
GQ
Mr. Beast, YouTube Star, Wants to Take over the Business World
May 9, 2021 11:26 PM
Creator EconomyTrendsCult MediaParticipatory CultureInternet CultureOnline FandomSocial MediaBusiness of FandomCreating FandomCrafting FandomYoutubeMr Beast
Creator EconomyFandom
Article
Taylor Lorenz
New York Times
Things are getting weird in the Fragrance Fandom
May 6, 2021 12:26 AM
Online FandomParticipatory CultureFan FictionTasteTrendsInternet CultureSubculturesThe Act of Fandom
Fandom
Newsletter
Ryan Broderick
Garbage Day
Who are the people in the trend pieces?
May 6, 2021 12:25 AM
Fan FictionTasteTrendsTrustCult MediaParticipatory CultureSubculturesOnline FandomSocial Media
Fandom
Newsletter
Ryan Broderick
Garbage Day
What wipes in Star Wars teach us about the brain and also interface design
May 6, 2021 12:23 AM
TasteTrendsFan StudiesGeekScience FictionDesignUX
FandomUX
Blog Post
Matt Webb
Interconnected
The Eyes Have It: A Quarter Century of Watching and Being Watched by Dave Matthews
May 6, 2021 12:11 AM
TasteTrendsFandom as a ToolCult MediaSubculturesMusicBusiness of FandomThe Act of FandomAttention Economy
Fandom
Article
Katie Baker
The Ringer
‘I was addicted to the high’: I became an influencer as a joke – then it nearly broke me
May 6, 2021 12:09 AM
TrendsInfluencerCult MediaParticipatory CultureDark side of FandomCrafting FandomMonetizationBusiness Models
FandomCommunityAttention Economy
Article
Bella Younger
Guardian
How TikTok personalities are making a name for themselves by delivering news to Gen Z
May 6, 2021 12:06 AM
TrendsFandom as a ToolParticipatory CultureInternet CultureSocial MediaHow toTrustAudience EngagementGenZTikTok
FandomCreator EconomyCommunity
Article
Kalina Newman
Washington Post
Insider #082: On Sacrificial Lambs, The Guardians and the Everlane Hype Cycle
May 5, 2021 11:51 PM
TasteEcommerceOnline FandomSocial MediaHypeBusiness of FandomBusiness Models
FandomAttention EconomyStartups
Newsletter
Melissa LeePhillip JacksonCallen Hutton
Future Commerce
Travels of a Master Storyteller
May 5, 2021 11:37 PM
Personal InterestsFandom as a ToolStorytellingHistoryCrafting FandomCreating Fandom
FandomJournalism
Article
Yasmine Seale
The Paris Review
Extremists Find a Financial Lifeline on Twitch
May 4, 2021 1:32 AM
TwitchCommunity StructuresCult MediaParticipatory CultureInternet CultureSubculturesOnline FandomGamersDark side of FandomCreating FandomTrustMisinformationModeration
FandomCommunityTech Policy
Article
Kellen Browning
New York Times
This is where internet memes come from
May 4, 2021 1:28 AM
MemesFandom as a ToolCommunity StructuresCult MediaInternet CultureReddit
Fandom
Article
Emerging Technology from the arXiv archive page
MIT Technology Review
Memes and the Atomic Unit of Culture
May 4, 2021 1:17 AM
MemesFan StudiesParticipatory CultureInternet CultureSubculturesOnline FandomPatterns
FandomCreator Economy
Newsletter
Rex Woodbury
Digital Native
When did we become the Meme Generation anyway?
May 4, 2021 1:17 AM
MemesOnline FandomTrendsCommunity StructuresGamificationPop Culture
Fandom
Article
Valmira Rashiti
Youth-Time.eu
A brief history of porn on the internet
May 4, 2021 1:14 AM
PornographyInternet CultureOnline FandomCreator Mentality
Fandom
Article
David Kushner
Wired
An Interview with OnlyFans Creator Jasmine Rice
May 4, 2021 1:12 AM
TrendsFandom as a ToolInternet CultureOnly FansOnline FandomSocial MediaCreating FandomCrafting FandomBusiness of FandomCreator EconomyBusiness Models
Fandom
Newsletter
Rex Woodbury
Digital Native
The Ship Was Still Stuck So He Built A Website.
May 4, 2021 1:06 AM
Cult MediaParticipatory CultureInternet CultureOnline FandomThe Act of FandomPop CultureMemes
Fandom
Newsletter
Charlie Warzel
Galaxy Brain
Roblox to introduce content ratings for games to better restrict age-inappropriate content
May 4, 2021 12:43 AM
Participatory CultureInternet CultureGamersGenZGamificationModerationPop Culture
CommunityFandom
Article
Kim Lyons
The Verge
The Business of Slandering Someone
May 4, 2021 12:43 AM
Fandom as a ToolSlanderOnline ReputationInternet CultureParticipatory CultureDark side of FandomCrafting FandomHow toModeration
FuturismAttention EconomyCommunityEthical TechFandom
Article
Aaron KrolikKashmir Hill
New York Times
In the 2010's, Fame Went Multi-platform: Kim Kardashian West on life as a brand
May 4, 2021 12:40 AM
TrendsCult MediaInternet CultureOnline FandomSocial MediaCrafting FandomCreating FandomBusiness of FandomPop CultureKardashianInstagram
Fandom
Article
Jonathan Van Meter
The Cut
Britney Spears Criticizes all these 'Hypocritical' Documentaries About Britney Spears
May 4, 2021 12:35 AM
CelebrityBusiness of FandomOnline FandomBritney SpearsThe Act of Fandom
Fandom
Article
Halle Kiefer
Vulture
The end of Kimye's Wild Ride
May 4, 2021 12:35 AM
CelebrityTrendsFan StudiesCult MediaKardashianCreating FandomBusiness of FandomThe Act of Fandom
Fandom
Article
Allison P. Davis
Vulture
How Extremists Weaponize Irony to Spread Hate
May 4, 2021 12:30 AM
MisinformationCommunity StructuresInternet CultureDark side of FandomPowerTrustModeration
CommunityFandom
Article
Tom Dreisbach
NPRAll Things Considered
Can being a furry protect you from the Coronavirus?
May 4, 2021 12:14 AM
TrendsCoronavirusGeekSubculturesInternet Culture
Fandom
Article
Matt Baume
The Stranger
Inside the Bizarre World of Celebrity Impersonators on Cameo
May 3, 2021 11:51 PM
Fandom as a ToolCult MediaParticipatory CultureInternet CultureOnline FandomCameoCelebrityCrafting FandomBusiness of FandomMonetizationCreating FandomCreator MentalityThe Act of FandomPop Culture
FandomCreator Economy
Article
Zach Schonfeld
Vice
Brands Testing OnlyFans
May 3, 2021 11:49 PM
EcommerceTrendsFandom as a ToolMonetizationMembership
CommunityFandom
Article
Gabriela Barko
Modern Retail
The Hot Tub-ification of Twitch
May 3, 2021 8:34 PM
SubculturesInternet CultureGamesGamersCommunity StructuresStreamingTwitchTumblr
FandomCommunity
Newsletter
Ryan Broderick
Garbage Day
Creators on the Rise: Fera Animations Gained 320,000 Subscribers in 4 months Thanks to Video Game, Art Craze
May 3, 2021 8:02 PM
GamesCreating FandomCreator MentalityCult MediaInternet CultureOnline FandomBusiness of Fandom
Fandom
Article
James Hale
Tubefilter
The Webkinz Kiwi Plague
May 3, 2021 7:55 PM
GamesGamersParticipatory CultureInternet CultureSubculturesCult MediaOnline FandomThe Act of Fandom
Fandom
Newsletter
Ryan Broderick
Garbage Day
From memes to race war: How extremists use popular culture to lure recruits
May 3, 2021 7:52 PM
ModerationFandom as a ToolDark side of FandomMemesPop CultureInternet CultureCult MediaParticipatory CultureSocial Media
Fandom
Article
Marc Fisher
Washington Post
Side Quest
May 3, 2021 4:07 PM
TasteCult MediaParticipatory CultureInternet CultureGamersCreating FandomBusiness of FandomGame Theory
Game TheoryCommunityFandom
Article
Bijan Stephen
Believer Magazine
1984: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
May 3, 2021 3:21 PM
GamesGamersGamificationGame TheoryFandom as a ToolFan StudiesScience FictionCult MediaParticipatory CultureInternet CultureSubcultures
FandomGame Theory
Newsletter
Aaron A. Reed
50 Years of Text Games
The Mysterious Case of the F*cking Good Pizza
May 3, 2021 3:14 PM
TrendsFandom as a ToolCult MediaParticipatory CultureOnline FandomCrafting FandomCreating FandomHow to
Fandom
Article
Emilie Friedlander
Vice
What Is ‘Cheugy’? You Know It When You See It.
May 2, 2021 9:29 PM
TasteTrendsTikTokGenZParticipatory CultureSubculturesOnline Fandom
Fandom
Article
Taylor Lorenz
New York Times
The Crushing Disappointment of Fandom
Apr 29, 2021 9:19 PM
Fan FictionCancel CultureOnline FandomStar WarsSubculturesPolitics
Fandom
Article
Angela Watercutter
Wired
Super Fan Flywheel
Apr 28, 2021 9:13 PM
Business of FandomFandom as a ToolParticipatory CultureMonetization
Fandom
Newsletter
Peter Yang
Creator Economy with Peter Yang
On Being An Outsider
Apr 26, 2021 12:55 AM
SociologyTrendsPersonal InterestsPersonal Narrative
FandomAttention Economy
Article
Charles SimicRomeo Alaeff
Lit Hub
Cold War: the war on McDonald's soft-serve machiness
Apr 26, 2021 12:53 AM
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