“Tom had us all doing front-end web development”: a nostalgic (re)imagining of Myspace

Miltner, K.M. and Gerrard, Y. (2022) “Tom had us all doing front-end web development”: a nostalgic (re)imagining of Myspace. Internet Histories, 6 (1-2). pp. 48-67. ISSN 2470-1475



  • Miltner, K.M.
  • Gerrard, Y.
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Keywords: Myspace; coding; nostalgia; social media; platform capitalism; web 2.0
  • Accepted: 22 September 2021
  • Published (online): 7 October 2021
  • Published: 2022
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Social Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Sociological Studies (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 21 Oct 2021 13:58
Last Modified: 07 Jul 2022 12:19
Status: Published
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1080/24701475.2021.1985836