Trivia Quiz: What Do You Know About Social Media Optimization And New Web?

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Trivia Quiz: What Do You Know About Social Media Optimization And New Web?

What Do You Know About Social Media Optimization And New Web? Businesses are warming up to the idea of having an online website where they can meet the needs of their customers no matter the geographical condition, and the quiz below is perfect for helping you see how you use social media to the advantage of your business. Do give it a shot!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You can engage with your Twitter followers by all of the following EXCEPT: 
    • A. 

      Be unpredictable in your timing of tweets

    • B. 

      Use #'s to make your tweets more searchable

    • C. 

      Use @ replies to engage in public conversation

    • D. 

      RT in order to show the love (and be discovered)

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Dunbar's Number states that people can maintain meaningful relationships with more than 150 people at any one time. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Who said the following: "It creates a situation in which we have to fear that we are not only watched today, but we are watched by future generations, by our future.  And that really dramatically constrains what we ought to do online and pushes us toward self-censorship, exactly where we don’t need self-censorship because we need robust public debate online, that’s what online discourse is all about."
    • A. 

      Siva Vaidhyanathan

    • B. 

      Matthew Rathbone

    • C. 

      Viktor Mayer-Schönberger

    • D. 

      Tim Wu

    • E. 

      Steven Levy

  • 4. 
    The ___________ is an idea that has been with us for a hundred and some years, invented by Jeremy Bentham in Britain; a prison in which the prisoners don’t know when the prison guards watch them. 
  • 5. 
    All of the following are true of the book Delete's arguments, EXCEPT: 
    • A. 

      For most of human history, forgetting was the default and remembering the challenge.

    • B. 

      We have moved so quickly from forgetting most of our stuff to remembering most of it that we have neglected to measure the effects of the change.

    • C. 

      It is easy to abuse small bits of information and blow them up into character-degrading shrapnel.

    • D. 

      By embracing the new initiative of radical transparency, humans can optimize the web by essentially making everything public, and making privacy a thing of the past.

    • E. 

      Our use of the proliferating data and rudimentary filters in our lives renders us incapable of judging, discriminating, or engaging in deductive reasoning.

  • 6. 
    Primatologists call at least some of the things that happen on social networks ______. In the wild, it is time-consuming and but computerization accelerates the process. 
  • 7. 
    Extrapolating from the brain sizes and social networks of apes, Dunbar suggested that the size of the human brain allows stable networks with about _______ people. 
  • 8. 
    All of the following are examples of Dunbar's Number at work in history EXCEPT: 
    • A. 

      Roman army units

    • B. 

      LinkedIn 2nd degree contacts

    • C. 

      Communes

    • D. 

      Factories, such as Gore-Tex

    • E. 

      Neolithic farming communities

  • 9. 
    According to the discussion of Dunbar's Number in class, a writer wrote an article for Wired describing how he beat Dunbar's Number by going to all his Facebook friends and writing them personal messages, getting a positive response. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Digg was founded by Jay Adelson and ____________. 
  • 11. 
    The DiggV4 2010 release was a major hit with users. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Digg's primary competition as a community curated news aggregator historically has been: 
    • A. 

      MySpace

    • B. 

      Pinterest

    • C. 

      Badoo

    • D. 

      Reddit

    • E. 

      LinkedIn

  • 13. 
    All of the following are true of MySpace EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Was the most popular social media site from 2005-2008

    • B. 

      Bought by Sumner Redstone's Viacom at height of popularity

    • C. 

      Sold in 2011 for $35m to Specific Media Group

    • D. 

      Allows login with Facebook or Twitter

  • 14. 
    All of the following are true of the Experience Project EXCEPT: 
    • A. 

      Armen Berjikly founded EP in 2004

    • B. 

      Began as online community for sufferers of bad breakups

    • C. 

      Share by asking about a situation, feeling, or experience

    • D. 

      Claims 20-30 experiences are shared per minute