On the (In)effectiveness of the Share/Tweet Button: Idea Management for Civic Participation

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

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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
Номер статьи8039303
Страницы (с-по)38-47
Число страниц10
ЖурналIEEE Internet Computing
Номер выпуска5
СостояниеОпубликовано - 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications