Social Media's Negative Effects On People

About 10 years ago, there were no such thing as Facebook or Twitter, or even Instagram. But now, these networks are used to share your ideas with other people, see the latest news or trends, See what your friends are up to, message your friends and family, and maybe some other people that you have never met. There are some others out there, that I’m not going to be talking about. But not all of the things that are used in social media are sunshine and flowers. There are such things as haters, trolls, and the people that just dislike everything that they see, just to make persons feel bad about themselves. These websites or apps can have a negative effect on your health, and your work. It can also affect the way you feel about other things. …show more content…
You don't have to walk outside to get your newspaper, you can scroll down the pages in twitter, or just turn on the television. You can see what people or your friends are up to, and you might learn one or two things on that news. This can also have a negative effect on you, because it makes you feel like you need to check it every single day. If you have bad internet, or no data, it could make you feel stressed out if you're not there to see the latest trend. this can also be a time killer for most people, But most people spend WAY too much time on social media. Some people can spend 40 minutes to about an hour or so. Maybe even more time than …show more content…
I mean, you need a way to contact your family or friends without talking, right? Well in some social media, you can message your friends and family, and you can talk to other people, and you could make new online friends. Some people have a feeling that they need to respond to a message in a snap, which isn’t a bad thing, in most cases. But another bad part is that some people are just mean in some cases, and can talk bad about you, whoever who it is. This can also happen in the replies of your post, and anyone can send hateful messages to you, and could make you feel depressed, or it could lead to thoughts of suicide. Another part of how you can use Social media, is to advertise your company and what you do. It’s a type of a place not only for just people talking about their life, or messaging your friends, but it can also be place where you can share your company to other people, and other way to get a quick buck, but at the same time, it cost money to try to put out advertisements so that everyone can see. There is nothing really bad about advertising on social media, But it just gets annoying when a certain type of company sends out too many advertisements.

Social media is good, and bad, depending on the way on how you see it. Some people might think it’s the best thing in the world, and some other people can this that it’s all garbage and there is no use

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