People are real on Facebook

Contrary to the assumption that people will use online social networking to project idealized versions of themselves, research shows that college students’ Facebook profiles project their actual personality rather than their idealized personality traits.

Add this to other common assumptions about Facebook that may not be true:

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to Del.icio.usAdd to StumbleuponAdd to RedditAdd to BlinklistAdd to TwitterAdd to TechnoratiAdd to FurlAdd to Newsvine

2 Responses to “People are real on Facebook”

  1. 1 noactive January 10, 2010 at 10:10 pm

    People are real on Facebook .Thanks for nice post.I added to my twitter.


  1. 1 The myth of “faux friends” « Feral Librarian Trackback on December 8, 2009 at 6:17 pm

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