Since the dawn of social media, users have been able to show their interest in the form of a “like”–or an upvote, a heart, or a favorite. This small form of validation, which essentially has no tangible value, is the lifeblood behind our favorite addiction: social media.
While most people turn to Twitter for breaking news, there may be another site giving a multi-dimensional approach at news events. Reddit provides users the opportunity to not only post active links to stories, but also allows anyone to make comments and discuss happenings in real time. Continue reading