Social Media Disadvantages

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Contents • Ancient communication methods • Web networks in the past • Beginning of social media • Types of social media • Characteristics of social networks • Freedom of sharing • Conclusion • References • Appendix Introduction The earliest methods of communicating across great distances used written correspondence delivered by hand from one person to another, in other words; letters. The earliest form of postal service dates back to 550 B.C., and this primitive delivery system would become more widespread and streamlined in future centuries. In 1792, the telegraph was invented. This allowed messages to be delivered over a long distance far faster than a horse and rider could carry them. Although telegraph messages were short, they were a revolutionary way to convey news and information When we talk about social networking sites, what sites do we exactly mean? What are the most important characteristics and features that differentiate these sites from other web sites scattered in the space of the web, we must understand these concepts in order to know whether any site is really a social network or not, in these few lines we will try to extract the three most important specifications that should be available in any website to be a social network. - Web Networks in the past More than ten years ago, web sites were a collection of static pages managed by the owner, whether an individual or an organization to add content to the site, the pages of the site could be
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