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A literature analysis about Social Information Contribution and Consumption on Social Networking Sites

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A literature analysis about Social Information Contribution and Consumption on Social Networking Sites. / Wenninger, Helena Eva; Lee, Zach W.Y.; Cheung, Christy M.K.; Chan, Tommy K.H.; Wong, Randy Y.M.

European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS). İstanbul,Turkey, 2016. p. 1-22 11.

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Wenninger, HE, Lee, ZWY, Cheung, CMK, Chan, TKH & Wong, RYM 2016, A literature analysis about Social Information Contribution and Consumption on Social Networking Sites. in European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS)., 11, İstanbul,Turkey, pp. 1-22. <http://aisel.aisnet.org/ecis2016_rp/11/>

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Wenninger, H. E., Lee, Z. W. Y., Cheung, C. M. K., Chan, T. K. H., & Wong, R. Y. M. (2016). A literature analysis about Social Information Contribution and Consumption on Social Networking Sites. In European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) (pp. 1-22). [11]. http://aisel.aisnet.org/ecis2016_rp/11/

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Wenninger HE, Lee ZWY, Cheung CMK, Chan TKH, Wong RYM. A literature analysis about Social Information Contribution and Consumption on Social Networking Sites. In European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS). İstanbul,Turkey. 2016. p. 1-22. 11

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Wenninger, Helena Eva ; Lee, Zach W.Y. ; Cheung, Christy M.K. ; Chan, Tommy K.H. ; Wong, Randy Y.M. / A literature analysis about Social Information Contribution and Consumption on Social Networking Sites. European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS). İstanbul,Turkey, 2016. pp. 1-22

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title = "A literature analysis about Social Information Contribution and Consumption on Social Networking Sites",
abstract = "Social networking sites (SNSs) have emerged as a center for daily social interactions. Every day, millions of users contribute information about themselves, and consume information about others on SNSs. In recent years, we have witnessed a growing number of studies on the issue of socialinformation contribution and consumption behaviors on SNSs. This paper aims to provide a systematic literature review on this topic across different disciplines to understand the current research state and shed light on controversial findings of SNS usage regarding users{\textquoteright} well-being. We identified 126 relevant articles published between 2008 and 2014, and provide an overview of their antecedents and associated outcomes. Our analysis reveals that a majority of existing work focused primarily on social information contribution, its antecedents and favorable outcomes. Only few studies have dealt with contribution behavior and the dark sides of SNS use. Nevertheless, we could identify different characteristics of social information determining the favorability of contribution behavior. Further, we categorized the scarce papers of consumption behavior regarding the social informationcharacteristics and identified different underlying processes: social comparison, monitoring and browsing. These findings contribute to the Information Systems (IS) discipline by consolidating previous knowledge about SNS usage patterns and individual well-being.",
author = "Wenninger, {Helena Eva} and Lee, {Zach W.Y.} and Cheung, {Christy M.K.} and Chan, {Tommy K.H.} and Wong, {Randy Y.M.}",
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AB - Social networking sites (SNSs) have emerged as a center for daily social interactions. Every day, millions of users contribute information about themselves, and consume information about others on SNSs. In recent years, we have witnessed a growing number of studies on the issue of socialinformation contribution and consumption behaviors on SNSs. This paper aims to provide a systematic literature review on this topic across different disciplines to understand the current research state and shed light on controversial findings of SNS usage regarding users’ well-being. We identified 126 relevant articles published between 2008 and 2014, and provide an overview of their antecedents and associated outcomes. Our analysis reveals that a majority of existing work focused primarily on social information contribution, its antecedents and favorable outcomes. Only few studies have dealt with contribution behavior and the dark sides of SNS use. Nevertheless, we could identify different characteristics of social information determining the favorability of contribution behavior. Further, we categorized the scarce papers of consumption behavior regarding the social informationcharacteristics and identified different underlying processes: social comparison, monitoring and browsing. These findings contribute to the Information Systems (IS) discipline by consolidating previous knowledge about SNS usage patterns and individual well-being.

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