'Too Gay for Facebook'

  title={'Too Gay for Facebook'},
  author={Michael Ann DeVito and Ashley Marie Walker and Jeremy P. Birnholtz},
  journal={Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction},
  pages={1 - 23}
Most US social media users engage regularly with multiple platforms. For LGBTQ+ people, this means making self-presentation decisions not just on one platform, but many. These choices are made in the face of sometimes-overlapping platform environments, which can have consequentially different norms, audiences, and affordances. Moreover, many LGBTQ+ users face high stakes in online self-presentation, due to the risk of stigmatization of their LGBTQ+ identity, increasing the importance of self… 

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