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social media

noun plural but singular or plural in construction

Simple Definition of social media

  • : forms of electronic communication (such as Web sites) through which people create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of social media

  1. :  forms of electronic communication (as Web sites for social networking and microblogging) through which users create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, and other content (as videos)

2004

First Known Use of social media

2004


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