Did you know that Social Media plays a huge role in Saudi society? Saudi Arabia as a country is pretty unknown and inaccessible to most people. You could meet Saudis on Social Media though, but do you? Probably not, the filter bubbles seem water tight. Saudi Social Media users account for 40% of all active users in the whole Arab world and in relation to the population as a whole, more people are using Twitter in Saudi Arabia than in Europe.
Although you'll find phenomenons like selfies and hashtagwars you know from the European netspace, Social Media has in some aspects a different meaning and importance for Saudis. Looking at what we share and what is different we learn something about ourselves and about Saudi Arabia, a country that is much more than the onedimensional representations you'll find in the media. Let's roam the Saudi Twittersphere!