Advancement of communication technologies has brought our friends to a stone's throw away. In particular, Facebook allows us to share our ongoing lives by advanced cyber-images. This element of society has opened a new window for people keen to share information with intimacy and personal relationship. In the way of social communication people often use this wonder medium and eventually has created a world of virtual friendship. Due to its virtual property people sometimes also consider Facebook friendship as superficial and pretentious.
With Social Media Americans can now connect to friends and family members across the world with ease. Many mediums of communication have been born out of the Digital Revolution. Facebook, is the Social Media platform that has captured this generation. It is Universal. If an account for Facebook is not owned then that individual is defamed.
Reveal the topic: Personally, I believe social networking sites are harmful and do have negative effect because people nowadays become addicted to social networking and we as a community that concern with these people must stop it. Tie to the audience: social networking for example facebook helps us as a student to sending and receiving our assignment from friends, doing discussion in the group that we create and we no need to do discussion everyday just to finish the task, It helps us a lot. Although social media leads people to have more interaction , promotes long-distance relationships, and easier our work, it has a lot of bad things that make us out of control and now many of social media users are addicted. Credibility m... ... middle of paper ... ... interest, such as book clubs, sports teams, or other such organizations. This way, they will build real relationships naturally in the real world.
Facebook has the potential to be a very useful online social media source. Although, there should be limits to the amount of usage of Facebook. People make it their main priority when in reality they are only posting about what they have and what they have done throughout the day. If Facebook had not existed people would still be doing the same things daily and their life would not be ... ... middle of paper ... ...rents the dangers of letting their children use Facebook unsupervised. If people took these proper steps to stop the hate and bullying on Facebook, the depression rate caused by social media could drastically go down.
I attended the "Sex, Gender, and Commodity on Facebook" Pop Culture Series event. The presentation illustrated the power and impact Facebook has on us, our relationships, and in our lives. Ceilan and Jeff were describing Facebook as an ideology that calls us to participate and become a part of it. The social network was a commodity that has turned into an important necessity in our lives. Facebook is a way for people to keep score and evaluating themselves against their friends and family; by comparing their accomplishments, social lives, and possessions.
As technology progress, humans evolve to the advanced technology and enhance our lives via technology. We connect to our families, friends and others through social media such as Facebook. Social media takes up a huge part in our lives. Social media infest us with information that are relevant and irrelevant to us. Marry Marrow wrote, “It was Facebook that changed the face of e-communication; in fact, it was the first electronic social media” (para 1).
Many of the social media sites are most popular on the web. Some social media sites have transformed the way where people communicate and socialize on the web. Social networking sites render the opportunity for people to reconnect with their old friends, colleagues and mates. It also helps people to make new friends, share content, pictures, audios, videos amongst them. Social media also changes the life style of a society.
Marche mentions Moira Burke, a graduate student at the Human-Computer Institute at Carnegie Mellon who studied Facebook users, she believes that, “People whose friends write to them semi-publicly on Facebook experience decreases in loneliness… [Versus] scanning your friends’ status updates and updating the world on your own activities via your wall… correlates to feelings of disconnectedness”. She clarifies that choosing how to communicate online can affect the individual’s mood. It’s a tool for people to choose for socializing or just expressing their
Introduction How we communicate with each other in our current society has changed drastically since social media became our main mode of social interaction with people all over the world. As the popularity of social media grows the way we research and obtain information on specific topics has been affected. As with any other technological advancement, there are advantages and disadvantages, whether it is in how we communicate with one another or how we obtain information about people or specific subject matter. Social Media has become the main focal point of oral communication but done digitally. Social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn are being used as ways for people to communicate all over the world.
As the Internet changed the way people live: how they do shopping, organize their vacations, do school researches, social media changed the way in which people communicate and interact with each other. Through the use of social media people can express their ideas and thoughts, can share photos and videos and comment them. Social media became a place that provides a great opportunity to communicate with a large number of people not only for individuals, but also for companies. (http://www.parl.gc.ca/content/lop/researchpublications/2010-03-e.htm) Facebook was founded in 2004 and since then it’s the most popular social networking site. It provides customers opportunity to create a personal page, add friends, send messages, share pictures, videos and ideas, leave comments etc.