Many parents think that kids will think that the topics that rappers rap about will be cool, like selling drugs, having sex, etc. But teens know the difference between right and wrong. In fact, studies show that kids learn the difference between right and wrong at a very young age, at around 19 months old. So teens can carry that knowledge over and apply that to more “mature” topics, like what some rappers rap about. This is also what a lot of people’s points are about why teens shouldn’t listen to explicit music.
“I thought marketers would hide their strategy.” So, what do we make of this blossoming form of social media marketing? Is it fair to label it exploitation of the teenagers who, having grown up in “Generation like,” know no other way of life? Exploitation is a strong word, but, the terms are not fair, and at the end of the day, someone will have to win. At this point in time, it is the companies who are benefiting the most and are winning.
Reality Television: Negative Impacts on Teenagers Reality is a television program which is not scripted and act by ordinary people or celebrities. "It is designed to sell products, to entertain and to provide viewers with the feeling that they are seeing what occurs behind closed doors. (Barton 8)" The popularity of reality television in America increasing among teenagers '.
Many people think that minors who have access to social media are more involved in activities and have a better social life. However, those who do have access to social media often use it too much as a distraction, and do not focus on important things like school. Minors should not have access to social media because they are not at a mature age yet to be responsible and aware of what they are doing or what they have access to. When a person experiences something new they sometimes get too carried away with it and become addicted, because they enjoy it too much. There was an experiment done by a famous YouTuber where he would message kids on social media with their parents consent, and talk them into meeting up with him.
Moreover, everything that is posted stays online. When making a new friend, they may “stalk” one’s profile and come across old post that they may not hold true anymore. If one has posted anything questionable in their lifetime, it is out for anyone to view including family, work, and especially friends. All of these factors can create drama with friends. To be brief, friendship should not end because one did not like a photo or because of one’s past
We seek pleasure to meet the standards of the new trends and be as perfect as possible. Every account on Instagram has people that will judge us for the way we look and what we post, people don’t care about feelings as they may not know you but all they are doing is type it on media not saying it to your face so it doesn’t really affect them in person, as this is how we communicate nowadays, hiding behind our phones or laptops. When you post something, you should
There are pros and cons of teens using social media, but, in the end, the pros overshadow the cons. Teens should be allowed to use social media, as it is a great way to learn and connect with friends and family, keep up with news, and be inspired. Social media is a great way to connect with old family and friends. “I just want to say thank you to everyone who has written nice comments about my videos,” he posted on a previous video. “I sometimes have a hard time making friends and I now know there are some nice people out there,” says Jordan Hilkowitz, an autistic science Youtuber.
In her essay, “I Had a Nice Time with you Tonight, on the app,” Jenna Wortham believes that social media apps are a helpful way to connect. Wortham swears by apps and is grateful that she can communicate with her boyfriend who is three thousand miles away. Yet some may challenge the view that Social Media apps are a reliable and effective method of communicating, Sherry Turkle stresses people are substituting online communication for face-to-face interaction. Although Turkle may only seem of concern to only a small group of people, it should in fact concern anyone who cares about the negative effects social media can have on people. In her eyes, nothing can replace person-to-person communication.
It can have both positive and negative effects,depending on how people used social media. Does the social media have negativity impact for it users?Why do I discuss this? Because now the use of social media become uncontrolled,especialy for the people in Indonesia. The majority of Indonesian people bought a variety of gadgets just to enjoy a variety of social media treats, from people In villagers to the city, rich people to the humble people, from kids to the elderly are all quite fond of this social media.
Within the last decade, social media platforms have become a popular way of self-representation and self-expression; primarily amongst most teens and twenty-somethings. Selfies, self-portraits, have become a popular trend in social media that have replaced portraits with self-enhanced pictures. Selfies "capture and preserve ourselves in [a] material[istic] way", through self-awareness from a controlled "projected awareness" (Suler 175). This allows the artist to create their own identity, allowing their self-portraits to reveal what they want their audience to see. Meanwhile, detaching themselves from the body and viewing their pictures through the eyes of the audience.