Likes and Leica – Part 2

mickyates B&W, Leica, Leica Meet, Photography 0 Comments

This is part two of my data analysis of ‘likes’ on Facebook pictures. Part 1 (Likes and Leica) is here. I won’t go over it all again, though it is worth restating a couple of points, and why I decided to dig further. In Part 1, amongst other things I looked at the profile of images contained in the biweekly …






Likes and Leica

mickyates Photography, Social 3 Comments

Some of you know that I work in the ‘social data’ arena, and given that I occasionally teach the subject, I have often got to thinking about what ‘likes’ mean. Why do we all post so much? And what is it that we want? Why are we all so fixated with ‘likes’, even though we pretend not to care? Let me …