The popularity of social media has transformed the platform into a trigger for the development various body image disorders, causing a major negative effect on the mental health of teenagers. Many forms of mass media such as television and magazines have been enforcing an “ideal”, thin figure when describing beauty for a long time. One of the most dangerous aspects of social media is the prominence of body shaming and slut shaming on the platform. Due to the anonymity of social media, it is incredibly easy for any user to degrade and damage another user’s self-esteem by making fun of their appearance. This could range anywhere from calling a user fat, ugly, or a
The excessive usage of social media can lead to cyber bullying, depression, sexting and other illegal crimes. Also, the continuous usage can create obesity, sleep deprivation and internet addiction too and these are the most common issues dealing with the excessive usage of social media. Several studies reveal that cyberbullying is the most dangerous activity regarding the internet because it is affecting the mental ability of a personal too and which is a risky thing. Cyber bullying leads from unpleasant mails to life threatening activities. Sexting, the action of sending sexually revealing pictures of themselves or sexually explicit messages to another individual or group, is another common activity among the teen community in social media.
Social media marketing programs usually center on efforts to create content that attracts attention and encourages readers to share it with their social networks. A corporate message spreads from user to user and presumably resonates because it appears to come from a trusted, third-party source, as opposed to the brand or company itself. Hence, this form of marketing is driven by word-of-mouth, meaning it results in earned media rather than paid media. Social media has become a platform that is easily accessible to anyone with internet access. Increased communication for organizations fosters brand awareness and often, improved customer service.
In this paper I will argue about the negative effects of social media on one’s reputation and how bullies lurk online to ruin the reputation of others. I know some may think that social media is a great platform that opens up many opportunities for people all around the world, but I find it to be a deep, dark, and mysterious place for the unwanted to pray on the weak, or maybe to make themselves feel like they are wanted through that blue/black screen. While giving us the luxury of a world-wide entertainment platform, social media sites like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter are becoming a negative and addictive outlook for people to rely on in life. One of the key issues with social media is the escape, the fact of the matter that you are hidden behind a screen. This provokes a type of behavior is highly unacceptable.
All of these sites such as twitter, Facebook, Instagram etc. allow users to create and share content with an audience. On all sites, there are methods of connection and building a network which is beneficial to both the parties. Now the Social Medias that are available for use are not just platforms for companies to promote their good deeds, but an interactive place where the consumers can share their thoughts too. While many have come and gone, the growth of social media indicates that social media is not a fad.
Let me tell you abaout the negative from media social in our life. So many effect negative from you use a media social like, you can get bullying, your healty is getting worse, demage the victim mentally and many more about that. Let me explain some. First, when you use media social and you upload some photo or video in your media social, and you get bad reaction from your follower because for him your content or your photo is very poor and you will get hard bullying from your follower in social media.
It is a crucial problem caused by the anonymity of the cyberbully and it could happen at any time at any place. Frisen, Slonje and Smith (2012) stated that adolescence is a peak period for involvement in cyberbullying. However, most people think that cyberbullying just includes when someone saying mean words to people but there are more ways to torture people as technology grow such as cheating, flaming, online harassment, cyberstalking, impersonating others online, denigration and others more. People should be more aware and give attention towards this issue because there are many negative impacts that might harm today’s generation if cyberbullying keeps continue day by day. A repeated cyberbully harm todays’ generation because it can affect the victims’ reputation, behavior and
There is no doubt that social and digital media help out almost everybody in their daily lives. Social media spreads ideas, knowledge and helps to organize our real world and digital world relationships. According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, social media can be defined as forms of electronic communication which users create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, and other content. (Merriam-Webster, 2016) Social and digital media play a vast part of our lives and the different forms of it help shape us as individuals. However, social media can have a negative impact on the quality of our lives.
First, social media, such as Facebook, twitter and Weblog which are convenient and real-time because they products of new technology which can deliver news as well as information to users as quick as possible. Secondly, social media have a wide range of content. For instance, news, pictures, videos and short stories. Social media do not have limited spaces so that users can post as many interesting stuffs as they want. Besides, there are gatekeepers in traditional media to confirm whether the source is appropriate or not, but social media can be more arresting.
Since the last decade, it was believed that education was the equalizer. Anyone who has access to education could succeed. While education is still considered as a great tool to win the race, social media has emerged as the new equalizer. Anyone with an internet accessible phone can easily access to social media tools such as Facebook, twitter, linkedin, Instagram to spread ideas, raise money and even start or join in arevolution. Nonprofit organizations in Bangladesh have a unique opportunity to use social media to develop and scale their causes and donations throughonline.