Interacting online creates a sort of distance, like an uncanny costume, that can isolate one from humanity. I feel as if the internet has affected today's generation, including myself, the most. Before posting a picture, everyone feels the need to edit the photo just so it can be “social media worthy”. Along with that, Westerfield also says of John Suler’s article that he "describes the tendency of otherwise well-adjusted people to behave antisocially online. Often these people are anonymous, but even when identity is preserved, human behavior is different online."
Sometimes when our minds accept failure we tend to push our self-down and think we can’t do anything, so we give up. From a couple tasks lead to thousands and some people don’t ever thing this might be a serious issue. They shut themselves down and continue doing nothing about the problem. When really this was all in our own
A lot of people do not have televisions so they rely on social or information media to get their news. Another thing would be a problem with inaccurate information would be the people would complain and ask that their site be removed for reporting the wrong stories or better yet misleading information. In that case the site that is reporting the accurate information would be considered a liable source and everyone would rather use their site than anyone else. Most businesses are standing by those sites that are reporting the information
It can inhibit or decrease an ability to communicating with other people or relationship with other. Social media can harm mental health for its users. If the user do not use social media wisely. Why? Because nowadays many people use social media for bullying each other.
THE ROLE OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN MARKETING: Social media is rapidly becoming an established aspect of campaigns, brand awareness, and communication between companies. It has a major role as a marketing tool used for letting customers know about company’s products, company’s identity, and brand identity. Social media have a vital task in marketing. • Social media brings businesses close up close and personal with their target market. It is part of this that makes marketing on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn interesting.
Social media platforms such as Facebook and YouTube are used every day by individuals as tools and resources to aid them in their everyday life. Media went from being thought of as a nuisance to being thought of as an aid. Along with the change in media technology, changes in the way which media is studied. Media such as Social Media can be studied through The Uses and Gratification Theory. Although the theory has helped the way in which media, especially social media is viewed, it has limitations due to the fact that it is evidence is gathered through self-reporting.
People have started losing their efficient communication skill, which shows the total control of social media has over many people’s lives. If people were to start reversing the process of influence it has over them now, it might be reversible to the point where people wouldn’t see any serious effects over a generational gap. If people do not do anything about this subject the world would be filled with so many sociably awkward people who can no longer communicate well in a modern social environment. Social media can be beneficial however, only if used the proper proportions with normal face-to-face interactions. People are overusing it and allowing it to impact how they conduct their lives negatively, so it is easy to conclude that the positive impacts of social media are far less than the negative impacts that they may
It is time to rethink whether we should use social media. Social media plays a vital role in our daily life. Social media connects friends and family around the world. People share pictures, videos, and thoughts on social media. But there are two sides to every coin.
When given the opportunity to use any sort of technology to get something done as fast as possible, they do it. ; losing the value and meaning of hard work. Often leaving people to procrastinate on what they need to get done as well or allowing them to ignore their problems. Everyone has problems to deal with and technology allows them to hide from the person they are having problems with. Another alternate route that technology allows when having issues with people is bashing the person you are mad at on social media, creating more chaos than necessary.
In addition to Facebook, there are now a number of websites catering to social causes. Sumanto pointed out, “A compelling advertisement can influence the way people think about a social issue”. It can help start a debate. Along with other agents, it can reshape the mindset of the people. However, the message has to get enough exposure for the awareness to reach a critical mass.