After reading multiple articles, it is evident that social media is advancing society. The pros and cons of social media have been being debated for many years, but it is clear that social media is helping society. In the articles the authors prove in what ways social media is advancing society in many ways. The two ways the authors proved social media is advancing society is through support and self-esteem boost. One of the ways social media is advancing society is by giving people support.
One change caused by social media has been more public access to politicians. Even the current United States president is active on social media: something unheard of only twenty years ago. Yet, this ability to see politicians “unfiltered” may have an effect on political participation. To understand this change, however, we must understand how social media has changed the concept of political participation as well. As researched by Natalie Fenton & Veronica Barassi, alternative media such as social media has given rise to creative and autonomous forms of political participation.
What could this research shed light on? This research will explain positive as well as few negative impact of social media marketing. Example of recent social media marketing mishaps will be included to protect any type of incidents. Overall, it will examine the importance of social media marketing & how it can enhance the consumer
"In America today, the spread of ideas and content has increased in volume, speed, and impact. This can largely be attributed to the advent of the internet. This ability to instantly interact with people anywhere in the world has allowed for immense progress, but can also pose a moral and legal quandary about its use and presence. Should our government be able to monitor our actions for the ""common good""? Or should Americans ' Constitutional rights remain protected from government encroachment?
It means how citizen journalist delivered news to people, but not just a storyteller, it can shape people’s perception and to motivate citizen to discuss about those stories. Therefore, gatekeeper is being a dominant role to shape public opinion and the thinking about the society issue such as political issue, economic issue and cultural factors. Citizen who participates in journalism might not totally understand gatekeeping is important for the society. The advantage of is citizen journalists is they can provide varios types of news on the internet to people day by day. However, as Paul.W (2010) who is the publisher of the Raymondville Chronicle worried that many people wanted to voice out their political thinking or agenda.
Social media plays an important role in people’s lives. People use social media as the number one means of communication; social media has made communication with people all around the world even easier. However, people are unaware of increasing negative effects of social media on their daily lives. Even though social media can be used as a very helpful tool in changing a person’s life, social media has been major causes of cyberbullying, distraction and drop in productivity level of work areas, and increasing personal fraud activities in society. Cyberbullying is one of the effect of social media among people.
I would rather hold a press conference, talk directly with the involved stakeholders or use other offline tools. [Social media] has an immense influence and ability to spread information quickly. In the case of a crisis, social media can make it spread uncontrollably; so it’s better to use other tools. – Participant 1C, an agency practitioner with 19 years of experience. These practitioners expressed that the disadvantages of social media can outweigh advantages.
Therefore, one the first hand, we are going to spotlight on the benefits of social media, then we will be telling about its future and anticipating its evolution. First of all, social media has a huge profit distributed on different levels of the society, thus we can count the economic and marketing level, and of course the social level, taking into consideration individuals, families and children. In marketing, where the message has to get to the markets in every possible way, social media is considered as a new modern effective tool. This medium compared to the traditional marketing (like print, television, etc.) is low cost and this is the main advantage of social media marketing according to Weinberg (2009) , since the majority of social media sites are free to access.
My bias against social media has impacted my social views as well by changing the way I see the world. I may see it more realistically than others because I am not influenced by other opinions nor do I need other opinions to form my own. Many people believe social media is not a social issue, however I see it as one because it affects society by limiting social interaction. For example, people would rather talk to you through snap chat rather than meeting up with you in real
You use the social media to take advice, to share ups and downs. Therefore has politicians nowadays found out, which they with the social media can ap-proach out to the most of the population. Therefore has and will social media get and bigger and bigger influence on the 2016 election and the common once. Social media is costless and the poli-ticians are getting big distributes by using the social media. Therefore is it a natural evolution on how the president candidates can use the social media to intensive