Chapter 9 – 118

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T/F Photo sharing sites are a form of social networks.
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True
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T/F Flickr was the first photo sharing site
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Flase
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T/F Image sharing can help drive web traffic to a website.
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True
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T/F Unlike video sharing and other social media tools, target audiences are not as important for photo sharing.
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False
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T/F Typically the most popular images are those that are carefully planned and staged
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False
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T/F Flickr has become the preferred platform of smartphone users.
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False
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What is behind the growth in photo sharing?
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The growth of smartphones.
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What is a photo sharing site?
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A website that allows users to upload photos for public or private viewing.
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Which of the following does not describe a photo sharing site?
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It lets people buy or license images.
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The first photo sharing site was
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Webshots
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Which photo sharing website was first used by the White House official photographer?
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Flickr
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Why is it important for a company to stay connected on a photo sharing site?
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Interacting with other users helps draw people back to your content.
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What is a worry that companies may have about sharing photos?
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Trade secrets may be uncovered through the images they share.
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Which statement is false?
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A photo sharing strategy will require a large time commitment.
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One of the challenges faced by the Library of Congress was
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Making historical materials easier to find for educational purposes.
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Stock photography is
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Professional photography produced by agencies or photo libraries.
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Which statement is true?
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Tagging images with relevant keywords helps users find images easier.
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Flickr appeals mostly to
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Photographers and those who appreciate high quality artistic photos.
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Explain why photo sharing sites are like social networks.
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Participants must be active in the photo sharing community in order to produce results.
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Why is it important to use social networking tools when posting photos to photo-sharing sites?
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Simply posting a photo doesn’t guarantee it will be seen or go viral. It helps spread the images to a wider audience, ideally ensuring the content is seen by more viewers more rapidly.

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