Social media has taken the world by storm. It has impacted the way we receive and share all kinds of news. Sports news is no stranger to social media either, as social media has had a large impact on sports journalism.
The history of social media; how did we get here? // Did you know that social media can trace its origins back to 1978 when two computer hobbyists invented the computerized bulletin board system? A new info graphic on Visual.ly carries an interesting timeline that goes back to 1978 and the pioneering work of Ward Christensen and Randy Suess to inform friends of upcoming events.