Tag Archives: twitter


Social Media Slang

Context: HO is an 18 year old college student who frequents instagram frequently and twitter infrequently. I, the interviewer am labeled as DJ. HO: “Horny on main” means, like, you’re openly talking about something a lot on your public instagram. DJ: Is it always on social media? HO: I think it’s only on social media…. Continue Reading »

Fancam Culture

An explanation of the origin and evolution of Fancam culture from the perspective of a k-pop fan. Text: Informant: Fancam culture at the moment is in its most evolved form on Twitter. In which, people will reply to viral tweets, even if they’re unrelated to kpop, with a video that’s focused on a certain figure/idol/celebrity… Continue Reading »

“The Whoa”

Background: The following informant is a young adult college student who is well-versed in social media and internet trends. Her perspective represents that of many teens in today’s internet age. She describes a recent dance trend that has begun to take over social media. This is a transcription of our conversation (C is the informant… Continue Reading »