On the (in)effectiveness of the Share/Tweet button: A study in the context of idea management for civic participation

Jorge Saldivar, Carlos Rodriguez, Florian Daniel, Fabio Casati, Luca Cernuzzi

Результат исследований: Материалы для журналаСтатьярецензирование


The authors study the practice of promoting idea campaigns in social networks via the well-known Share/Tweet button. They analyze data about 53 civic participation initiatives collected from IdeaScale, one of the leading online idea management platforms today, and unveil a considerable misconception about the effectiveness of the practice. The article highlights open challenges and suggests a set of alternative techniques to leverage on the ideation capacity of social networks.

Язык оригиналаАнглийский
ЖурналIEEE Internet Computing
СостояниеПринято/в печати - 16 июн 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications