Social media is a computer-based technology where we share ideas, information, photos etc. It allows sharing our content and message quickly, efficiently and real in time. Through the social media, people communicate with each other. This media brings people to come closer. Some social Media are – Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, Messenger, Twitter etc.
Nowadays everyone uses this social media. Not only adults younger are also using this media. Now one question will arise on the mind as to why to use social media and also the benefits that are achieved out of it.
There are huge platforms. This media gives us many facilities:
- Through it, people keep in touch with friends and family
- It is a very good network for carrier opportunities.
- It is used for advertisement and business purpose. People share their product’s quality and brands.
- People share their photos, videos, conversations, comments through it.
- It has an ability to collect information which helps to focus on marketing efforts and market research.
- You can interact with unknown people too.
It is observed that 81% Americans used social media in 2017. Globally, 1.96 billion people use the social media. The number is expected to reach to 2.5 billion at the end of 2018. Most of the younger than the adults are used the social media. 90% of people ages 18 to 29 uses at least one of the social media. Some social media that mostly used is Facebook, YouTube, WhatsApp, Messenger, Twitter etc.
It has a few drawbacks. People are really addicted to it. They lost their emotional attachment to their close ones. People just communicate their relatives and friends through this media. Face to face meetings is decreased by the people. It causes Distraction and reduces the cause of interaction.
Platforms of Popularity:
Social media can be a major platform that can gain huge popularity for the people. This has become the platform with which people sometimes go in a reckless manner. But if this recklessness is curbed, it can come out to be the best one ever.
People get so many benefits by using social media. Through this one can interact with his / her friends sitting at any corner in the world. But it is very important that people should not be addicted to it. This is the cause mental pressure.Obviously, secure your personal informations and data by setting a strong password.