TOPIC: Does social media ruin relationship among people? 1. INTRODUCTION General Statement/Attention-getter: Social media is a networking site which is very popular among people nowadays despite their age even parents enjoy social media as much as their children do. Background: Social media allows people to share their interests, feelings or even exchange information with their friend or people around the world. People also can advertise or promote their business as well.
“The Impact of Social Media on Teenagers” Social Media has changed our lives. Social media has definitely made us closer to other parts of the world. We are able to contact with each other all around the world with one click of a button. Nowadays teenagers are known to be one of the heaviest users of social media nowadays.Social Media may have its positive aspects, but can also affect teenagers negatively. Being able to contact with someone around the world who you may not know could be unbelievably dangerous.
." (298). Facebook being an essential object for teens today and there have been plenty of complaints about it as well. My stand on the matter is that Facebook is an essential part of many teens lives, and without it they would not have the interesting conversation they have nor, the friendships either, they would not even have the knowledge they consumed on Facebook as well. The development of social media applications such as Twitter, Facebook, etc., has developed very rapidly both among children or teens.
Does the social media bring more harm than good to you? “Social media is the collective of online communications channels dedicated to community-based input, interaction, content-sharing and collaboration” (Rouse,2016). There are many forms of social media ranging from websites, forums, blogs and many more. Although social media has been beneficial for us regardless of our age, it has brought about many consequences as well. Some people argue that social media is good for us because it has allowed us to widen our social circles.
Social media is one thing that people all over the world use constantly everyone is posting, liking, sharing, and commenting on others post. Many people see it as a good thing for people, but there is a dark side to social media. Social media can be helpful however, it is more harmful to teens. The article “ Student Examines Negative Effects of Social Media on Teens” by Aurelie Krakowsky is about who teens are being badly affected by social media and the people using it. The second article “The Upside of Selfies: Social Media isn’t all bad for Kids” by Kelly Wallace is about who social media can help teens and there problems around the world for teens”.
Social media, the genre of phone platforms that people have many undecided or hypocritical emotions about. People look down on their phone more than they have actual face-to-face conversations, but why is that? Social media does not make us less social. Social media does not make us less social due to the fact that it positively impacts self confidence, it helps people of all ages communicate with others, and it is a place where society commonly expresses their emotions. Some parents might say that social media is bad due to chances of their child getting kidnapped from wanting to try and meet an online friend or getting depressed because of cyber bullying, however there can be certain steps that parents can take to make social media or a meetup with an online friend more safe.
As teenagers are now allowed smart phones and have access to social media sites such as Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, and Twitter, there is now a larger pool for bullies to pick their victims. A lot of the time, the bullies are someone the victim knows. Often it is more than just one person online doing the bullying, which can make the victim feel overwhelmed. The victims are often targeted for simple meaningless flaws. These flaws can be anything, ranging from being overweight to being too nerdy or sometimes the victim is picked just because they are there.
As the world progressed and developed new technology, one of the main concerns is how it affects people’s social lives, particularly their social skills. Facebook is mostly used by teenagers, and it has yet to be shown how this site affects their social skills. While some may say that Facebook has a negative effect on a teenager’s social skills because of their tendency to become anti-social, there are others who say that it has a positive effect, since it is used to communicate with friends and to create and maintain relationships. Both verbal communication and nonverbal behaviours when talking to other people are said to have a
There have been many debates on whether social media has a positive or negative effect on our lives. Many people think that social media has had a definite positive effect on our lives as it has lead to many developments in technology; it has also lead many businesses to boom because they can learn more about their customers and target market through social media. As the UAE is still a relatively new country not many people may know of the ways that social media can affect the youth of this country. Emirati parents should monitor teenagers’ use of social media because of its negative effects on their education, health and its threat to their safety and privacy. EDUCATION The first negative effect social media has on teenagers is its effect on their education.
Teenagers have faced the impact widely, as they are the enthusiastic users. Social media has left people astounded with the extremes it can hit up to, leaving a question in everyone. Every good thing, when it is over-used, it becomes negative. Has social media application done more damage than good towards students at higher learning