110418 Op Iris Report..pdf
PRIVATE AND CONFIDENTIAL
Blogs - a regularly updated website or web page, typically one run by an individual or small group, that is
written in an informal or conversational style.
Facebook - Facebook is a social networking site that makes it easy for you to connect and share with your
family and friends online. Facebook is the world's largest social network, with more than 1 billion
Instagram - Instagram is a social networking app made for sharing photos and videos from a smartphone.
Key Influencers - Key influencers are people, personalities, or businesses that already have the attention of
a target audience and drive awareness.
Likes – A like is a function where readers can acknowledge agreeable sentiment for a particular post or
Main stream media - traditional forms of mass communication, such as newspapers, television, and radio.
Novichok - is a series of nerve agents developed by the Soviet Union and Russia between 1971 and 1993.
OPCW - The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons is an intergovernmental organisation
and the implementing body for the Chemical Weapons Convention, which entered into force on 29 April
Post - A post is simply placing a message or image on a social media platform, like a Tweet.
Retweets - A retweet is a re-post of another user's tweet.
Social Media - Social media is the collective of online communications channels dedicated to communitybased input, interaction, content-sharing and collaboration.
Social Media Platforms - A social platform is a web-based technology that enables the development,
deployment and management of social media solutions and services. It provides the ability to create social
media websites and services with complete social media network functionality.
Trolls - Someone who posts inflammatory, extraneous, or off-topic messages in an online community, with
the primary intent of provoking readers into an emotional response or of otherwise disrupting normal on-topic
discussion. They hide behind their computer screens, and actively go out of their way to cause trouble on the
internet. The internet troll is angry and disruptive in every possible way.
Tweets - A tweet is simply a post on Twitter. Tweets are messages of 280 characters or less.
Twitter – A social networking website, which allows users to publish short messages that are visible to other
users. These messages are known as tweets. Users have found many different uses for twitter, including
basic communication between friends and family, a way to publicize an event, or as a customer relations tool
for companies to communicate with their consumers.
Vkontakte (VK) - VK is a Russian-based online social media and social networking service. It is available in
several languages but it is especially popular among Russian-speaking users.