How to tell the difference between a viral video and a viral tweet: ‘They’re all the same’
Video, photos, videos and other digital media can be the most powerful tools we have to get our message out.
And when they get shared and shared badly, they can be just as damaging.
So when people see an image or a video of someone who looks like them, they want to know more.
But there’s a big difference between an image that’s viral, and one that’s not.
And it’s really hard to tell them apart, and it’s hard to say whether they’re real or not.
We talked with a few experts in this area.
Here are a few of their answers.