Social Media 12 types of social media personalities An in-depth study identified a dozen breeds of social media users, from the self-promoting ‘peacocks’ to the awkward ‘virgins.’ By Michael SebastianDec. 30, 2013 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.