The Effects Of Bullying On Facebook And Facebook Essay

704 Words Mar 1st, 2016 3 Pages
This picture of a “like emoticon” from Facebook has a quote stating “Your likes can hurt someone’s feelings, Use your likes wisely” This is automatically targeting people who are bullied on Facebook. As social media becomes more and more a part of our generation, new ways of bullying occur as well. The ad uses all logos and how they use it, is by saying a like on Facebook is one of the causes of cyberbullying and that liking a certain post can hurt someone’s feelings. My goal is to shed a deeper understanding of this, the effects of posts, comments and likes on Facebook. The credibility is true, in fact because at the bottom it added that it is directing its attention to Facebook fans and/users of the website.
Although, I must digress, as other means of hurting feelings on Facebook are not mentioned, such as comments or direct messages. This is adding to a greater whole in Facebook’s case because it is talking to every user of the site. Not just to a certain post, but to future posts and any other that has been seen on the site as well. Pathos is where it really hits you because of the dagger; it is an indication to what it feels like to like a post/comment that is bashing someone or a group for that matter. People underestimate the power of social media and its influences. Likes/Comments and posts hurt just as much as words being said to someone. The stance on this ad is pretty much self-explanatory, a “like” does more than just agree with another user. The speaker uses a…

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