Social media is a treasure trove for content. It reveals so much about society. In a world where technology empowers billions to share their thoughts on social networking sites like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Tumblr, and Google+, looking for the big picture is an exciting and unending journey.
Welcome to Rappler, a social news network where stories inspire community engagement and digitally fuelled actions for social change. Rappler comes from the root words "rap" (to discuss) + "ripple" (to make waves).