Facebook and death: Using social media to grieve and memorialize

by Mary Long
For many of Facebook’s estimated 1.3 billion active users, the social media platform has become an extension of their lives. Nearly every event is shared out with friends near and far. But what happens after that life has come to an end? Facebook has cornered the market on death too. In yet another indication of how social media continues to take over our lives, over the last ...Read the full article

if i die - facebook app - your message after you die

https://apps.facebook.com/if_i_die/ What happens to your facebook profile if you die? if I die is the first Facebook application that enables you to create a video or a text message that will be published after you die. Agencies: Mizbala, twentythree Executive Creative Director Mizbala: Dori Ben Israel Kario Creative Partners twentythree: Yossi Tzarfati, Erez Rubinstein PR Agency: Ronnie Hassid, Ofir Auslander