Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Social Media Slang - Troll

A troll is someone who posts controversial, inflammatory, irrelevant or off-topic messages in an online community. Their intent: to provoke others. A troll wants to take your blog, twitter, social network conversation and to wreck it.

An original troll: our fellow beneath the bridge. Three Bill Goats Gruff. A Norwegian tale many of us know: De tre bukkene Bruse. If you don't know this one. Find it for yourself.

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