Before the Ban Blog


Analysing Twitter’s latest competitor, Mastodon

In an article titled ‘Twitter’s Emerging Competitor Doesn’t Want To Be Twitter’,’s Gita Jackson argues that Mastodon, a social network released in October 2016, offers its users something different to the “trashcan fire”...


Should anonymous social media accounts be banned?

In the UK, online anonymity is a hot topic at the moment and parties from across industries and sectors are having their say on how social media should – and shouldn’t – be policed....