The Social Platforms

Social Media Technicity and Digital Methods

Trends for Journalism on YouTube

How 360 technology is appropriated by Brazilian journalism? This is an ongoing work about the study of trends for journalism on YouTube, co-authored with Ana Marta M.Flores, Elsa Caetano, Cristian Ruiz and myself. It is still in an exploratory phase, but, however, with interesting insights. We presented our first findings at Continue reading “Trends for Journalism on YouTube”


Beyond Visible Engagement


I´m so happy to announce the third edition of SMART Data Sprint! In January 2019 Continue reading “Beyond Visible Engagement”

Hashtags are not the whole message

Hashtags Studies and related research approaches are commonly explored on Twitter,however in this forthcoming article André Mintz, Elaine Rabello and myself introduce an approach for hashtag engagement research on Instagram. Our paper systematises approaches which have been explored in the context of two data Continue reading “Hashtags are not the whole message”

#SMARTDataSprint Research Blog

I´m happy to share the #SMARTDataSprint research blog, which gathers the project’s reports of the first and second editions of the SMART Data Sprint. There you can find very interesting projects and approaches of data analysis advanced by digital methods. Continue reading “#SMARTDataSprint Research Blog”

Why look at social media APIs?

I was really glad to attend to ECREA Digital Culture and Communication Section Conference, under the them: Digital Culture Meets Data: Critical Approaches. The conference was held by University of Brighton, Mithras House on 6 – 7 November 2017. Here is a summary of my talk and the slide presentation. Continue reading “Why look at social media APIs?”

Data is not a monster.


I´m very pleased to announce SMART Data Sprint 2018. Data is not a monster is the motto of the second edition of SMART Data Sprint, and the theme: Interpreters of Platforms Data. The sprint will be held in Universidade Nova de Lisboa, NOVA FCSH, Continue reading “Data is not a monster.”

As Universidades Portuguesas no Facebook

António Granado and I presented our ongoing work about digital methods for institutional communication and science communication at SciCom PT 2017 – Museu da Ciência da Universidade de Coimbra, Continue reading “As Universidades Portuguesas no Facebook”

DMI Summer School 2017

I have attended the 10th edition of the Digital Methods Initiative (DMI) Summer School at University of Amsterdam, under the theme “Get the picture – Digital Methods for Visual Research”. In this two-weeks intensive course I had the opportunity to work with incredible and Continue reading “DMI Summer School 2017”

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