The false perception of life portrayed all over social media is misleading towards teens it can show you one thing and be the other leaving the other person embarrassed or seriously messed up depending the issue. Not only is social media misleading, it is also very unimportant. A majority of the posts are extremely insignificant and unimportant to our world today but its relevant because of the social media. In this day and age kids need to be worried about what they post. Any little small thing can be pulled up from years ago and backfire on you.
Attacking Cruelty and Viral Reaction almost instant Have you been bullied before? Does it hurt a lot? The social media are the main target for getting hurt. Many young teenagers have been over emotional with each other by posting really awful mean comments to each other’s on social media. For example, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
The idea that all ages can use the app can cause many concerns. Many negative things can come from this such as cyberbullying, catfishing, and sending inappropriate things. Cyberbullying is commonly seen when a person has been recorded and made fun in front of all the snapchat viewers. This issue is becoming very big lately because people are unaware of the pictures or videos being taken of them being projected in un-fashion manner. Additionally, inappropriate content can be shared to a friend on Snapchat.
Bullying a person can cause an array of problems. For example, if the victim is overweight and being bullied because of that, they could begin to starve themselves in the hopes of losing weight to stop the bullying. Other victims become disgusted with themselves, begin to be paranoid about how others think about them, and feel overwhelmed when being cyberbullied because the bullying never stops. Studies show that the victim can also suffer from anxiety and depression due to the lack of self-confidence and self-esteem that has been broken down from cyberbullies. It is also stated that the victims can become suicidal from this.
Teenagers talk about the pressure to post the perfect photo or to compete with the perfect lives their friends present on the Internet. This investigate from Dr. Drew Pate: Negative, positive effects of excessive social media use on teens studied. This survey also triggered my deep consideration, social media take up a lot of time for young children. Like Dr. Drew pate said, teenagers spent a lot of time in order to post a perfect photo on the Internet. At first, I did not believe this survey.
Cyberbullying is a huge problem in our society because it can cause harm to teens (Jeff White). Getting cyberbullied is a huge deal because it can cause depression and teens can think about harming themselves. Teens don’t feel comfortable with telling their parents about being bullied, thus never getting help with the issue and it can continue to occur (Jeff White). Telling a parent about being cyberbullied is the difficult thing to say to parents it’s like a big step to take. Cyberbullying is getting bullied through social media, kids get bullied and fear if they tell their parents they wouldn’t be able to use their technology
Jamie Jackson Ms Calimlim English 9B September 9, 2015 Negative Effects of Youtube On Teenagers Youtube is full of potentials, especially giving opportunities for young upper comers. With youtube being available on such a big variety of devices, Big trending You tuber’s videos spread around the cities, countries and continents in a matter of minutes from uploading their video. With these big trending videos it creates jealousy and becomes an influences for teens to attempt these daring acts for fame. As Youtube’s popularity is get getting more and more popular the standards of a video to go viral keep getting higher and higher, thus people nowadays attempt to do bigger more dangerous things just for attention. Usage of Youtube negatively affects teenagers causing them struggles in life.
First, Cyber bullying, people that bully others in social media and hide behind a screen. Second, Social Isolation, having a big list of friends in social medias, but in real life you have no friends. And finally, Social Media is dumbing down our society, because people don 't develop their interpersonal skills with each other. Cyber bullying has become a deadly epidemic in our society. Society has become too attached to social networks.
Social Media has impacted and affected teens in a pretty negative way with the technology we have today. Social media is too distracting for teens/college students because of the constant feel to need to be on their medias. While using social media, in order to sign up for the sites teens have to put a lot of personal information, leading to my point there is no privacy while using these social media sites. Social media causes most teens to feel lonely or losing the ability to speak to people face to face. Social media is becoming a huge issue on high school and college students, students are becoming way too attached to it that making students dependent on social media, followed along with not allowing people with social media much privacy,
Social networking also provokes cyberbullying and it spreads false information. Students go on social media too much and it results in them getting lower grades. They tend to not be focused on the task at hand and end up not getting their homework or whatever they’re working on completed. Also, some users bully others online and it affects the victim's life severely. Commenting something inappropriate could spread to many people's lives and could hurt lives in ways that people don’t know.