September 24, 2017
Picking up from where we left off last week, we’ll be shining a spotlight on what’s trending across social media and the recent updates from the biggest platforms.
❤️ ’em or 😠 ’em, Emojis today are embedded in all modes of communication and they have taken over as the de facto language in the world of social media, with over 90% of the world’s 3.2 billion Internet users regularly sending them to each other, so much so that in 2015, Oxford Dictionaries, the world’s leading arbiter of English-language usage, declared 😂 as their word of the year! Continue reading
September 17, 2017
What’s the biggest and most widely used language on Earth today?
At different stages of human history, the world adopted different lingua francas. During the time of the Roman Empire, it was Latin. During the Islamic Golden Age, Arabic took the throne. By the turn of the 21st century, the global language had become English. But increasingly, the world’s most common language – the largest-ever medium in human history for disseminating messages, altering perceptions, establishing identities, and even changing the world – is the language of social media.
And we at SOCIALEYEZ are as fluent as they come.