An algorithm is a set of instructions for carrying out a task or solving a problem. It is usually written as a list of steps that can be followed in order, and it can be used to complete a wide variety of tasks. Some algorithms are very simple, such as the recipe for making a cake, while others are much more complex, such as the algorithms used by computers to search for information on the internet.
A word or phrase preceded by the # symbol that is used to categorize content on social media and make it searchable.
Sensational or misleading headlines and content designed to attract clicks and views on social media.
Text that accompanies a photo or video on social media, often used to provide context or commentary.
An emoji is a pictogram, logogram, ideogram or smiley embedded in text and used in electronic messages and web pages
An environment on social media in which users are surrounded by opinions and perspectives that align with their own, and are not exposed to diverse viewpoints.
Refers to content that has become very popular and widely shared on social media, often through a snowball effect of likes, shares, and comments.
The act of befriending and building trust with someone online in order to exploit them later.
The process of creating a consistent image or identity for a person, organization, or product on social media.