Social Media And Its Impact On Society Essay

1677 Words Oct 11th, 2015 7 Pages
Social Media is slowly but surely taking over physical communication between human beings. This can be a potential advancement for American Business or the complete opposite, a disadvantage 10 years down the road. I believe that social media is one of the most powerful marketing tools known today. Facebook has millions of active account holders who use their account daily. Businesses can use this to their advantage because social media gives people immediate access to information. Social media is helpful for expanding our sources of connection as a whole. For example, twitter allows only a 160-character limit to viewpoints and sources of what is happening in the world, a business, or someone’s personal life and is only a retweet away from sharing your opinion with the entire world.
Although there are many positive things that can come from the rapid increase of social media, it also worries me that this may end up being the only way a business is going to market their product or services. Ten years from now, there will be an extreme decrease in use of newsletters or newspapers. With the environment doing everything to “Go Green” in 2015, I believe everything will be paperless by 2025.
There will also be limited direct mailing advertisements because everyone will be receiving emails instead of paper news. I also believe that there will be limited radio advertisements because people will not listen to the radio when there is an increase of hands free vehicles and new music…

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