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|Saurabh Chaudhary said: (Oct 16, 2016)|
|Social media is just a waste of time and mental ability. No one can find it useful from starting to end. In my case, I get badly addicted of FB. In a day I probably open my FB account near about 40 times and my book near about 1 or 2. See the difference.
Social media also cause a great impact on our confidence. Generally, if any time I have ten or more messages on FB then I feel that people are becoming attracted towards me and I feel so confident whether when there is no message then I feel that I am loosing my charm and get feels so bad for me.
But this is only virtual world boy real.
In the real world, I have so many best friends who care for me a lot but due to FB and WhatsApp, I didn't get time for my real friends I realize it later. Friends I have five breakups on FB. Hahaha. By the girls which I never have seen them. How funny all that and after few days all forget. Fb relationships are not real they are only a waste of mind as well as time. Get rid of this as soon as possible.
Today I deleted my FB app from my phone and going out by this virtual world to real world.
Thank you, friends.
|Neangbo Konyak Tobu said: (Oct 14, 2016)|
|Demerits and merits of online social networking sites that greatly affect the youth lives.
Merit: It brings all the peoples around into one platform to exchange their views, ideas, and knowledge which we longtime have never imagined.
Secondly: SNS like Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter, etc. Has become an important instrument for awakening the spirit of young minds.
* Many youths are becoming the victims of social media sites owing to the unaware outcome.
* It has been found out that many youngsters neglect their studies which resulting in drop out in schools and colleges.
Lastly: Used "social networking sites for the better world not for destruction".
|Chation Parhad said: (Oct 7, 2016)|
|In my point of view, Social media is good but use only good purpose.|
|Jyothi.N said: (Oct 1, 2016)|
According to me, everything has advantages and disadvantages before going to any opinion we can see both of views.
Social networks are the new way of communication like face book, twitter etc. Place vital role in our day to day life.
1) We can easily communicate with each other and sharing new ideas, day to day activities and issues.
2) If we lose our friends contact then through SNS we can easily contact.
3) Students are contacted with employees through social networks for job opportunity information.
1) The main disadvantage is privacy affected to sharing personal information. Some people are using other people's personal information for malicious intentions.
2) SNS complete waste of time youth is wasting their precious time.
SNS are boon. It depends on how we using them.
|Jasu said: (Oct 1, 2016)|
|It is a known fact that social networking sites form the basis of communication these days. According to various research studies in the field of social networking sites, it has been revealed that these sites like facebook are impacting the lives of youth greatly.|
|Arpita said: (Sep 28, 2016)|
|We have reached a time where we can't imagine our life without the internet and social networking sites, especially Facebook. Yes, youths are affected, and even some are addicted to Facebook. They are not only wasting their valuable time but also risking their lives. We have seen various cases where profile pictures were edited and misused.|
|Mohit Shah ≪Monu≫ said: (Sep 27, 2016)|
|Social networks is an easy way of communication with other peoples. People can share their thoughts, knowledge, ideas with other people. They can make a group in which they can share their problems with each other and also give their opinion about others problem.
But also we should be aware of these social networks because there are some people who misuse with these sites and try to harm create a problem.
If you are a well aware of these sites then it will be a benefit for you, It totally depends upon you that how you use these sites. Everything has its two sites one is the good site and other is bad site so if you want to gain knowledge or want to make a good relation you should have to use these networking sites in a good way.
|Kavya said: (Sep 24, 2016)|
|Social network is very good service, if we know how to use it correctly. It helps people to share their thoughts in public and to find social groups where they fit in. If we want to share about our personal life it is up to us to decide whether it right or not, by keeping in mind the disadvantages it can lead to.|
|Venumadhav said: (Sep 22, 2016)|
|My thought is that social media is very important in our life but use it properly as much as possible.|
|Mohit Singh Salaria said: (Sep 19, 2016)|
|The social network is the Network of Number of Peoples or Groups means it provides them a way to exchange their thoughts, knowledge, messages so that we can conclude social networks increase Awareness among the people and stay them connect for eg facebook, twitter etc.
On the other hand, it has also some issues that are the issues of privacy, security as we see that some nonserious Peoples uses images of others and make fake Accounts and start publishes some Vulgar things that send the wrong message to society in the form of violence, against the dignity of peoples of the country etc.
So we need to be aware of all its pros and cons so that how we can use Social media in the right way with responsible manner.
Overall friend message is If their is rose then there is thorn also.
|Avadhesh said: (Sep 13, 2016)|
Social networks are the new way of communication for example Facebook, Myspace, Orkut and much more.
Everyone is sharing pictures, day to day activity, thoughts about issues, personal problems etc. on the social network. As well as people are communicating with each other through social networking sites. Few people are exploiting social networking sites by spying on others life. Few cases have been reported where robbers and thieves were spying on victims through social networking sites. So one should take care of what he/she is sharing on social network. Its own responsibility that to not share anything personal which can create problems.
Public sharing of private lives has not led to a rethinking of anything. It's just reminded people to use extreme caution when publicly sharing their private lives. If you wouldn't do something in front of everyone you know, don't do it on the internet.
The Internet is popular due to freedom of speech. Few groups are asking that social networking sites should be banned. If the government would ban social networking sites then the internet will not be free. People will not share their lives or communicate with others and the internet will loose its charm.
Humans are social animals by nature and social networks are just one other outlet for humans to interact. We should not look at social networks as threats but as opportunities for us to interact with people globally. I myself am an active user of social networks and have made many friends and business contacts online that I would otherwise not have had the same level of opportunity or interaction.
Social networking sites are a complete waste of time. Youth is wasting their precious time on these social networking sites so these sites should be banned.
A guy who posted a video on YouTube weightlifting, skiing, and performing karate exhibitions. He was fired from his job for showing too much Bravado.
There was one incident where robbers using user's geolocation on Facebook to find out when the target is at home or not.
Unlike other human social interactions which are transient, e.g. talking to friends over lunch etc, the Internet keeps a permanent record of what we say to each other. If you are having an online conversation with your friend(s) then you should be aware that conversation can be seen by countless others and that a record of that conversation will be kept somewhere on the Internet. Indeed, now with some social networks introducing geo-location services a record of where we go and how long we spend there will also be maintained.
Social-networking sites allow seemingly trivial gossip to be distributed to a worldwide audience, sometimes making people the butt of rumors shared by millions of users across the Internet.
Public sharing of private lives has led to a rethinking of our current conceptions of privacy.
Existing law should be extended to allow some privacy protection for things that people say and do in what would have previously been considered the public domain.
People need to be aware of the environment within which they are communicating to others. If you are discussing things in a public forum then all that information is available to everyone else in that forum. Therefore they should take a common sense approach to what they should and should not discuss. In the real world, we only talk about sensitive issues when we are in private and with people we trust. I think though that when people are online they can fall into a false sense of security because there are physically in a secure place using their computer either in their office or their home which results in them divulging information they should not.
The social network is indeed a boon for the human race as it is bringing people closer and letting them communicate with each other without any fear and barrier. But still, one need to be cautious of what level of personal information they are revealing on social networks.
|Winnie9534 said: (Sep 12, 2016)|
|I believe social media is good and bad.
The reasons for social media is that I believe that it is a great way to communicate and to share what you are up to, however, there are a few bad points to weigh this out. The main bad issue I think there is an addiction. Nowadays all are constantly spending time on their phones, but they don't know any different, that is just simply how they were brought up. There are issues with safety, people should always have their accounts on private and should never share personal details, but the only way, they will understand this, if they are educated how to stay safe online and what would happen if they didn't.
But you can't say social media is all that bad because everything has dangers.
|Ishwarbhai said: (Sep 9, 2016)|
|Today social media is the oxygen of the youth, you know if the network is disconnected then they would like to go sleep otherwise, they live connected with the world. If you want to talk your beside friends you can't talk directly you want to talk via social media. Here is the effect of social media. World greatest invention if we use it properly we will get what we want in within a second. Love it and use it true way. Thanks.|
|Gurpreet Kaur said: (Sep 3, 2016)|
|It's up to you how you use it.
But we get current information on the social network. We can share our views, thoughts, ideas with known and unknown people also.
|Rashmita Pansuriya said: (Sep 1, 2016)|
I Think Social Network is Good Because, It improves the Knowledge and Sharing Our idea, Information, Knowledge and Connect With Friends.
|Parvathi said: (Aug 28, 2016)|
|Social networks share the knowledge, about current affairs, politics, new technology, and also it is one kind of library book we are having nowadays. Using social networks in a right manner gives wisdom and knowledge. On the other hand, many people use these social networks for passing their valuable time, chatting and etc. It will effect on their career.|
|Mevin Varghesr said: (Aug 26, 2016)|
|Social media is the best way through which people can communicate each other. We can connect to friend always, sharing our idea information and knowledge. We can make groups for knowledge sharing. Many of the people react on social issues that which open the eyes of authority. These are some of the benefits. But if users misuse it then it becomes anti-social site. Online platforms are changing the way Indians today are finding love. A large number of the fake account that use for illegal matter etc. So we the users have responsibility to choose the way that which guide you success.|
|Abinayamuthuvel said: (Aug 26, 2016)|
|In my views social media is like a mirror it reflects what we giving as input. Social media is not an issue, the way of using it is an issue. It purely based on the character of an individual.|
|Ajay Kumar said: (Aug 26, 2016)|
|I think everything has both sides, good or bad. If utilize the social site to increase our awareness, it makes your knowledge better either you make this your habit and busy all over the time in this, it will waste time, it also gives you some types of phobia, anxiety disorder and many worse things.|
|Abhishek said: (Aug 25, 2016)|
|I think the social network is very useful. But we are how to use its. If it is used for good work, it is better things but we are using for wastes work, it is useless. We can see Facebook and what's appp and other social site are playing very important role. Because In this way every work is completely very easy. If any person is not present our office college and another place than we are provide then some information through social networking.|
|Maneesha said: (Aug 22, 2016)|
This is a very considerable issue that too many youngsters facing the problems with social networks. As we are seeing we have so many social sites like facebook, WhatsApp, Messenger, hike etc. I will tell you one example while students are studying if they got msg they will quickly keep books aside and they will chat. Even though they have an exam next day. Due to these, they are waisting their time. They have less time also they are not utilizing properly. They are addicted to those actions. And they are cheating by using those sites up to '0 clock also.
|Sarah said: (Aug 19, 2016)|
|To my point of view, the use of social media is like a time eater animal. That eats our time and also our feelings. Nowadays people share their ideas and their justifications only through posting in facebooks or status in WhatsApp's. If they just share those ideas with the public or government they can be benefited at least. Now, even a child of KG asks for its own smartphone for playing the game in online instead getting a toy car. Moreover, the girls are more exploited in these social medias like blackmailing with morphed photos etc. They are been treated as like an opposite gender to chat or for being dated something else like that. If India's large population with this kind of youth. Not in 2020. Even in 2030, India will be still an under developing country.|
|Revanth Reddy said: (Aug 14, 2016)|
|Here is my opinion about the topic.
Without the social network, how we will know things what are happening around.?
With social networking, we will know what is happening all over the world. Social networking is like information at your fingertips. It keeps us connected with world and people who are far us. Different people use the social network in the different way a student can get knowledge, they can share their views, they get information from all over the world. Some organizations use to promote their goods. It also creates awareness among people. Everything in the world has positives and negatives even have. We have take positives and should neglect negatives and should keep going on.
|Allen said: (Aug 11, 2016)|
|Social media has both merit and demerit. It mainly depends on upon our usage. Probably it cannot say social media affects the life of youth but it depends on their character.|
|Tanvi said: (Jul 24, 2016)|
This is Tanvi here.
Like everyone has said about the merits and demerits of use of social networking, I would also like to put some light on these issues.
Excessive use of social sites being like any other addiction is taking our impulse control. It has become a part of our DNA. The most important impact of it which I found nearby is Teenagers are losing their ability to communicate if not through smartphones. Recent research says that we teenagers are unprepared for the world of work where we will have to actually interact with the people outside our peer group and speak face to face with total strangers. This later results in depression, low self-esteem etc.
Another important affect of social media are it creates disturbances in life when priorities get misplaced and this affects relationships. People start comparing their relationships and partner with the social figures which leads to a drop in romance and development of problems in relationships.
Moreover, one gets influenced by the unrealistic life displayed on social media and thus pressurizes the partner to lead the life as displayed. Even social media makes people more agitated and that too after break-ups; one starts repeatedly checking and rechecking smartphone and reassures if their ex-has moved on if they are happy with the new partner if they are feeling lonely and many other reasons.
People find their online friends the real ones to share their matters rather than with their family.
And this is really very common in youth when their parents ask for some time to talk then they show negligence and avoid it citing the lack of time but on the other hand, they are using these sites on a regular basis. Journals says a billion people uses facebook on a daily basis. And one more reason which comes in the limelight these days is wade in these sites for support is also because of increasing depression in people due to one or more reasons but its excessive use might serve to boost their depression. Because one can't find the real happiness on these outlets where everyone presents a false picture of their lives with flattering selfies, images of holidays, parties etc.
One more point which I would like to add is the excessive use of social media leads to stress, low self-esteem because the lack of shares, likes also makes people feel neglected which affects their brain and health as well.
Bottom line- One needs to learn how to control one's self over the use of social media and introspect one's needs and desires. Also, social media be used in regulated time slots and one should spend quality time with family instead of mindlessly browsing or rather log out when one is upset. Use social media but do not let it take over your life.
|Tarang said: (Jul 23, 2016)|
In my opinion, social networking sites may be useful to make contact with other people but it may later become an addiction later and when we try to get rid of it then we can not be left this addiction and this may destroy our concentration on studies.
|Ahamad said: (Jul 22, 2016)|
My point of view we have both Advantages and Disadvantages of social networking sites.
Because we can get tie up with our friends whom we lost some years back and also we share our pictures, thoughts, Day to day activities with the help of social networking sites. Get a chance to meet new people and share your thoughts with him/her and also get new ideas from all over the world. The main disadvantage of SNS is most of the people are wasting their precious time and postponing their works to spend on these type of sites. So we have to enlighten those people who are addicted and going to addict them.
|Suresh said: (Jul 13, 2016)|
This is Suresh.
I am going to some of my openion on social networking.
Social network contained both Advantages and Disadvantage but depends on our usage most of the people said more disadvantages but they will also used social networks. Why? it is not a usage of bad usage. Like most of the peoples increase their growth on studies watching youtube videos. Incresed theire speak dificlt languages using sites. So social networks are not for bad. Its depends on our usage.
|Moidur Rahman said: (Jul 13, 2016)|
|This is Moidur Rahman.
I think or in my opinion, social network is good to know what happens in the world.
Its up to how you use it if you use right way then obviously it will for you right.
And if you use in wrong ways then obviously it will be bad.
SO I THIK ITS UP TO HOW you USE IT.
|Rahul Singh Thakur said: (Jul 11, 2016)|
|Hello friends, my name is Rahul. In my point of views, social media plays a tremendous role in busy peoples of all over the world. Social media have both merits and demerits which completely depend on the users who can use it. 1-by using social media we can share our views, thoughts and ideas to the entire world and we must take knowledge of the other peoples. 2-in the present day all the companies used social media for promoting their products, brand sell, best offers etc. To connecting a good impression of the product and for the name of the companies. 3- In the daily life, we can see the promotion of Bollywood movies, teasures, and their game also. I mean to say Bollywood directors are also taking help of the social media for better collections for entire the world. Demerits-. 1-social media is popular due to freedom of speech. But some secular peoples shared the unwanted links. Which is in nationalism, diversity, assert, and incompatible. 2-There are few incidents where robbers using user's geo-location on facebook to find out when the target is at home or not. The 3-social network allows seemingly trivial gossips to be distributed to the worldwide audience. After that rumors created big problems.|
|Dodle Durgaprasad said: (Jul 5, 2016)|
Myself DurgaPrasad Dodle.
Now I am here going to give mainly some disadvantages only.
1. Social media chatting, calling, sharing pics and videos and linking links is the wastage of time for youth.
2. It's all deteriorating our social norms and ethics among youth.
3. Promotes unethical images and videos among youth.
4. Useless information creates confusion in the minds.
5. Irrelevant and anti-religious posts and links create quarrels among the people of different communities.
6. Negative usage of Social media is deteriorating the relationships among the countries.
7. Social media is becoming the hobby of youth to kill the time.
8. Use of Social media effects indirectly on playgrounds and physical activities.
9. It needs to spend more to find is the posts are real or not to share with others.
10. And youth is spending their valuable time and money on Social media instead of their studies.
|Ramakrishna Nayak.M said: (Jul 4, 2016)|
Here I am going to share some of my points on the influence of social networks on youth.
> These days 'social networking 'is spread to each and every corner of the world.
> Today social networking sites have become the part of our daily routine, especially for youngsters.
> A recent study suggests that people spend more than five hours on an average on social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter.
> Social networking sites keep the youth well informed and help them from an opinion on the current social, political and international issues.
> Social networking sites are used for various purposes like in politics, business, and technology.
> Online shopping is the best example. As we can buy anything through online. Various sites are available like AMAZON, FLIPKART, SNAPDEAL etc.,
> People have become so addictive about their 'digital identities' that they forget the 'real world' surrounding them.
> Many teenagers spend sleep fewer nights on social media which causes of insomnia, mood swings, deficiency of attention in schools, and increased obesity etc.
|Hiya Gahlot said: (Jul 3, 2016)|
Social networking sites both have disadvantages and advantages but those who all have said about the disadvantages also use these social networking sites.
When we are having any work with our employees, we need some papers we go to his house but we just ask them to send pictures on these social networking sites.
When we want to do any project we just take help from these sites.
|Vanshika Mishra said: (Jul 2, 2016)|
|Social networking site is not for a long time.
We should not waste our time on these websites.
So in my view, we should not waste our time and our life on this stupid things.
|Padmaja said: (Jun 13, 2016)|
According to my point of view, the main objective of social networks was to get connected to the world and people who are far away from you.
But people are so busy in connecting to people who are not near them and are forgetting people around them.
Yes, useful information can be shared through social networking sites but till what extent are people really sharing.
Youth today is mainly crazy for Facebook Twitter Instagram and many.
Everything which has been created in this world will have its own pros and cons.
It depends on the people how they utilize.
Social networking sides have both negative and positive effect on today's youth.
It helped the youth in socialising at the same time created a fear of stalking and hacking.
It helped the youth to know the facts and figures but at the same time created a doubt whether is it true or not.
It also helped the youth who wanted to share their views about something at the same time ruined some lives.
Nowadays the trend finding your love is also by social networking but also created a fear of fraud and cheating or any criminal offence.
So concluding according to my opinion it has both the effects.
|Shree Ram Gupta said: (May 30, 2016)|
|Hi friends, my name is Shree Ram Gupta.
I would like to say about social media nowadays social networking side playing vital role in human life due to social media people can like many types of pages like times of India, India times, economic times, zee news and many more pages like to make in India, and another competitive page these pages are very useful and we can get much knowledge.
And we can raise our voice in social media it is spread very fast.
|Phanindhar Koppela said: (May 27, 2016)|
|Obviously, the influence of online social networks is there on youth. Like a coin has two sides, social networks also have both merits and demerits that completely depend on the person. We are living in a busy world if we want to keep touch with our friends and relatives social networks works as a media. By using social networks we can share our ideas and knowledge to the entire world and we can gain knowledge also. For startup companies, movie promotions, and event promotions etc. Social networks play a major role.
We can communicate with celebrities by following their pages. Recently celebrities are started the live chat, by using this we can communicate directly to our favorite persons. News is passing faster than TV channels through social networks.
Some people are using it negatively by creating fake accounts and trapping the other persons. Social networks used for entertainment, gaining the knowledge, sharing ideas, communicate with celebrities and for news around the world.
|Greenscarfgirl said: (May 1, 2016)|
|In my opinion, there are 3 kinds of behaviour that social media users did :
1. Sharing their personal life.
2. Seeking for updated news.
3. An observer who just see the what other people shared.
However I think nowadays there are a lot of social media with their on a specification, but none of them able to be the one stop social media for all kind of needs.
|Karthikeyan said: (Feb 11, 2016)|
Social networks is important role on human person in the world. Social media day to day develop in world.
1. We can share for information within seconds.
2. Communicate with each others.
3. We can also share our ideas and thoughts over the world.
4. We can also get more and ideas where we keep our interest.
|Venkatesh said: (Feb 11, 2016)|
My name is Venkatesh, this post is about the Impact of Social Media on Youths Life.
Social Media Plays an Important role in one's youth's life, Social media is one where group or Individuals communicate over an internet. Best example of Social Media is Facebook, It's a vast network where we are connected to our friends, relatives, colleges etc. It helps us to be in touch with our loved ones.
By social media people we get connected to world, we will be having information within a second. It's helping lots of youths to search jobs, share information among others. We even can make a groups and page of like minded people and share the ones thought's etc.
We even can get connected to Mr Narendra Modi, our respected Prime Minister and we can directly share our problems with him. There are so many Politicians, Film Actors whom we can get easily connect through Social Media.
Like Positive points, Social Media has Negative points too. One will waste lots of time spending on Facebook. By recent research it came to know that 10 out of 7 use facebook, it's just a waste of time spending lots of time on Facebook.
Conclusion: It's left to us how we take use of Social Media, it's having both negative and positive points.
|Shankar Singh said: (Feb 5, 2016)|
My name is Shankar singh, I am agree with the point politics should not be mixed with religion because both are made for our welfare of nations. Because politics is required for development of country and religion to guide us for a right path.
No one religion teach us to choose a wrong path to complete his desire but it's happening in politics. They want to become a political leader and it may complete through the people's vote. So they separate them according to the area's community strength due to vote bank.
So we should understand what they want and we should take decision of. Leader according to his quality not religion.
|Musab Zafar said: (Jan 8, 2016)|
Social media is negative and positive for our lives. It is negative and positive in many ways. I will give you one example in negative and one in positive.
Negative: It messes your thinking capacity.
If any one watches a crime in television, he may start suspect on any one unnecessarily. He may become over alert.
Positive: It is like a guide for us.
It is helpful for children in their studies. Many of the websites of studies are teaching online and the teachers are best teachers. We can sit at home and learn online.
|M.Manikantaswamy said: (Dec 15, 2015)|
|Let me discuss about social media present days social media is vary useful all educate non educate persons. This is vary used to help so many important issues spread in fraction of seconds.
And any of publicity and marketing issues easily spread present days so many of social media or there like Facebook and whats up twitter etc but more famous on face book it is used all over county nearly 70 percent people used Facebook but some people not correctly used social media its fake accounts create and post in vary bad photos so finally social media is vary useful but not chatting with unknown persons.
|Chandrika said: (Dec 13, 2015)|
|Yes, Social media plays a important role in every life. We can chat with friends or family members where ever in world. We can follow good persons in Facebook, and also you can implement good thoughts in our life.
Simply any thing we can ask in Facebook that means any subject information or any company information. So social media having many advantages. If we use wrong way its very bad its depends on our attitude.
|Vishnu Ns said: (Dec 9, 2015)|
Me Vishnu NS.
As far as me consider social networking is only one of the way or medium through which a person can develop. If we take a proportion we can find 78% of all population in India using or they know about the presence of Social media. There is no concept which relates with no social media. We can live without these Facebook and twitter all that. By and large time users of Social media users actually decreasing there productivity.
But if we think deeply we can arrive at a conclusion which is really opposing this concept and spectrum. Though there is a good usage of social media but the intensity of consequence through the cyber bullying or privacy issues is much greater than that of other. What we have to do is just use networks for only for utility. Not for degrading your values.
|Mahesh said: (Dec 7, 2015)|
In my view social networking are useful to make the a social people to social, every person is having atleast one a/c on social network sites.
It is a good platform for sharing information, updating our status. We can communicate with people who are away to us. Sharing views will make the person more knowledgeable.
Coming to advantages as we are living in a busy world it helps to be in touch with relatives, friends etc. Business persons can promote their product by using these sms. Coming to disadvantage accessing it in wrong way and it is totally depends on person's attitude, way of thinking.
|Avinash said: (Dec 5, 2015)|
|It's medium of delivering messages and contacts. In old time we used to wait for month to get a letter written by our some relatives. But now time has changed people have become very active and well updated with latest technology. It all can be done in seconds of time.
Social Impact: Now a days if you want to know that what percentage of people of a particular country or state are connected to each other, Social media can help you a lot. It plays an important role to connecting like minded people, increasing social awareness, give you power to express your opinion by sitting at your room and with family. Now People are using it to find his life partner, new friends, old classmates etc. On the basis of latest data Aug 2015 provided by India/we are social, there are 350 million internet users are in India out of which 289 million people belongs to Urban area and 46 Million people are from Rural area which is 27% and 12% of total population of India. Common people usually spend on average 4 hr 43 min on the internet. If we see recent data on users of social media, there are 134 million user active on social media site and 97 million users are active on SM through mobile which is 10% and 8% of total population of India.
Political impact: Due to active involvement of common people our political leader is also using social media to connect them through Social media. Our current Prime Minister Narendra Modi used to it very wisely. He used it to connect himself with all those people. I read one of interesting and funny incidents during the election period Rahul Gandhi was criticizing about Modi and his work in Gujarat. In the next 15 min. Narendra Modi get updated with Rahul's speech and he used it in his favour by using factual data.
Economical Impact: Now a days Social medial playing an important role in development of a country. New initiative of make in India taken by our Indian government. Is going to very much affected by Social media. It was launched by our Honourable PM NM on 25 September. 2014 to encourage multi-nation as well domestic companies to manufacture the product in India itself. Social media campaign for make in India to reach every nook and corner of world. It is named as Social media marketing.
|Anshuman said: (Dec 1, 2015)|
|There was a time when children use to play physically, they used to go to playgrounds nd played with his/her friends. But today the scenario has changed. Today children are more into social network or PC games than playing physically. So, they are more into a virtual world than the real world.
Today's teenagers spend more time in chatting with strangers over social network than chatting with their relatives. And this is not only limited to only children and teenagers, even some adults are too getting addicted towards social network. This has effected drastically over their mental health. Students are scoring less because of lack of motivation that is caused by excessive use of social network.
Even suites have found that social network addiction affects the genes and weakens the immune and hormone level. So, its the time for people to think whether they want to live in a virtual world full of virtual friends (most of the friends in social network are strangers) or they will choose to live in the real society.
|Raushan Saxena said: (Nov 28, 2015)|
|Now a days social media plays a pivotal role in our real life. Simply if my brother lives in London and me in India but me and my brothers communicate through live chat its possible through social media. Social media is a platform in which you can put your thoughts and someone give feedback on other side bad use of social media is very irritating.|
|Priya Agrawal said: (Oct 30, 2015)|
|Social Networking is one of the best way to connect to people virtually. In Contraction it is also one of the best way to lead away from personal development of people. People can learn new thing from the social network, meet new people, develop, but the reality his how much you go advanced virtually.
If you can't personally make your development with the people when you really meet them and when you need to speak in public. Then all the work and learning virtually online goes in vain. So social networks an add-on to your development, don't make it your complete path of your future.
|Gardenia said: (Oct 6, 2015)|
|Social networking has positive and negative impacts in youth. You can be updated with what is happening around the world, stay connected and interact with one another, strengthens your relationship with one another, update one another and create groups and pages based on your common discipline which ends up in building connection and opportunities for your respective career by updating various topics to discuss.
However, social networking can create social isolation, encourage poor spelling and grammar, expose underage to online predators, allow spread of information that is perceived as a fact, decrease your productivity, provide a perfect platform for cyber bullying and provide details that increase risks of identity theft.
|Bhoomesh said: (Sep 22, 2015)|
|Hi I'm Bhoomesh,
Social network is one of the best feature in the world. It can contains positives and negatives based on which way we are using. Now a days all are addicting to social networks but, some people using in proper way and other people using wrong way. In proper way we are saving our time on online shopping and connecting with friends and relatives. To disclose the an incident of any place and anywhere in the world. We can chat or video calling using apps like skype and viber etc.
Another way to the people are using to time consuming every day they are waste of time and chatting with fake friends. In these days number of sites are launching some are useful but not all. The key role to addict youth on social network is smart phones. So we conclude that using social network is depending on us to select way.
|Deep said: (Sep 22, 2015)|
|Social network is one of the best communicating system in this evergreen world. For example through Facebook, twitter, linked in etc, a business person can promote ones business, an actor or producer can promote his film and many more. In earlier days it was difficult to connect with friends, relatives and the other people who lived in far place like abroad.
But now a days we can contact, talk, live video conferencing, share in a second through Facebook, twitter and Skype. So this are some pros and benefits related to social network. However, there are also some cons to this sites like now a days majority of children and youth people are keeping them busy with this social sites which could lead to addiction and waste of their valuable time.
From my point of view one should take this to learn new things, to know recent news, to know what is going on around the world etc, one should not used for chatting only, its a bad habit.
|Gaurav Tanna said: (Sep 21, 2015)|
Social Media is surely a boon. Its an platform to build a network of a like-minded people, expression of new ideas, analysis of present need and surely is one of the sources of bringing new inventions.
When it comes to influence, let social media influence you in a Right way, else it would be like a SWEET KNIFE, which means we might be victim of some fraud company providing a bumper prize of some lacs of Rupees and happily provide them whatever they want.
Surely Online selling portals quote us the best price and we are are always a winner without 'Bargaining', this term might sound cheap to some but friends bargaining is a Right of a Consumer and each youth of our time has learnt this ART in Mumbai's Fashion Street or Linking street or any such markets, but upcoming net savvy youth would never learn this Art.
To conclude Social media is a platform to share your views which can influence many and at the same time be smart enough to let the Right views of others to influence you.
|Srinivas said: (Sep 20, 2015)|
In my point of view social network is a basic tool in our society. But we can use most of the purposes for creating fake account and embarrassing the others and cause trouble for someone's. But social networking is useful for both bad and good things. And my suggestion is social networking should be used for good purposes only not for bad things.
|Satyam Singh said: (Sep 11, 2015)|
|Social media is a great way to touch in friends. People who lives in other countries can chat or talk to his/her friends over social networking sites. There are also some cons but it depends on us how we are using it because only we can decide whether it is good or bad for generation.|
|Mamta said: (Sep 7, 2015)|
I am Mamta, now a days social networking paying important role in our lives, basically social networking means communicating with each other anyone, anytime and anywhere eg, Facebook, twitter, Instagram etc.
1. We can communicate with our close relatives and close friends with chat and we can share our sorrow and joy with them.
2. We can also share our ideas and thoughts over the world.
3. Social networking also help in our seeking life when we looking job every one share own view and idea which help us alot.
4. We can also get more and more ideas where we keep our interest.
|Chumki said: (Aug 29, 2015)|
In my point of view Social networking Site, the name itself describe its meaning, that connection all over world. It has good and bad site, which site we will improve, this depend on us.
Basically it is a platform for connecting people with different cultures, societies and different types of people living all over the world. Now a days in busy life it become impossible to spend time with close friend, relatives and with those who lives far away from us, SMS help us to communicate with them in a minute.
Using SMS we solve our doubts, Problems in a second and also we share our feeling with all. So I think SMS make our life so easy. But it has also bad site. So We should be very careful while handling the social networks.
|Naina said: (Aug 7, 2015)|
|Hi I am Naina,
I think social networking has become our need now. But like a coin it too have merits and demerits, so it totally depends on a person to use it productively or for just wastage of time.
|Akshay (Apj) said: (Aug 2, 2015)|
|As know friends there are many good's & bad's on internet, we all are aware of that I know still youth is only using bad's of internet. To prevent or keep away all our friends and future children we should make change in present.
For making change in them we should introduce them to our roots, i.e. a inspirational stories of Guru Nanak and father of nation Mahatma Gandhi. We should question them they all great personalities were aware of all bad's in society before 100s years back and we say we are more civilised, matured than them even including father and mother so why not we are changing still doing bad use of internet?
I am sure friends if you try to convince that individual in that manner he will definitely he or she will change.
|Naman Jain said: (Jul 31, 2015)|
|Hi I am Naman.
I think social networking sites are playing vital role in society. People use this source to communicate with each other. And can share there feelings with everyone. In the sense of pictures and status. We can find latest job alerts and daily walking from sites. Which is very helpful for students.
Some peoples can use this site for spending time. And some wants to stay connected with their friends and family. That's why I think social networking sites are very important.
|Meghana said: (Jul 21, 2015)|
|Social network as the name itself indicates its connects all over the world. It must be used in a proper way in case used in an improper manner it decays many lives.|
|Monika Kushwaha said: (Jul 20, 2015)|
|Yes it is sole of of social networking sites that students are sat stuck with their mobile phones from morning to till they hit their hay. Some are using it to kill their time whereas Other are using it as a boon to mankind. So in my view its upto the necessity of d youth to explore things they will use it rightly or wrongly.|
|Nivetha Karthikeyan said: (Jun 29, 2015)|
|I think social network is the great boon of us. This media easily connect people with others. We shows our ideas or thoughts in front of the world. We gain many knowledge and up-to-date information about anything that we like. This media helps us to spend joys and sorrows of our life for Eg: If we are either happy or sad, we upload a photo or status something.
Many people share sorrows and joys of using this method. This is the main credits of media. Now a days many people spend lots of time in social media. People have a limit to use social media. Social media may lead to good and bad aspect. We have use that in proper way. Its all in our hand.
|Sunny said: (Jun 5, 2015)|
As I think social networking is just a tool which depends on how we people use it. If we use it in limited and effective way then it is simply the best gift we get in this modern era. It's advantage are unlimited we can get in touch with friend, family and even the unknown one for completely free. Sharing picture and feeling to many people in just a single click, it is also time effective as one can simply post the message on his/her wall and it spread to every one.
However some people also use it spread irrelevant thing on the social networking site which are unsocial and hurting other religion or cast. Evil are also spread through SNS.
|Devi said: (Jun 4, 2015)|
|In our busy life social networking sites is one of our common way to communicate with our family and friends. It gives us a platform to share our photos, videos and information to all at one time.
Some sites provide virtual platform not only to meet dear ones, but also interviews and business meeting are conducting through videoconferencing. Also a platform for marketing like new companies can promote their product, new writers promote their books.
We can get updates every second what is happening around the world. If any natural disaster take place at afar of our place then through these sites we can help them by donating money and providing clothes, food, medicine.
Youth lose their valuable time by addicting to this, fake accounts increases the cyber crimes, some terrorist groups motivate the youth towards them and also traps the officers gets imp information.
So there are some positive and negatives in this but one should note that lack of ignorance's only makes them a victim and depends on thee user attitude and character.
|Nandu Patil said: (Jun 3, 2015)|
According to me every things has its advantages and disadvantages. Like social networking sites plays very important role in our lives, that is we are using it to communicate with our friends, relatives etc, and we are getting regular updates that actually what is happening from all the corner of the world.
But today we people make social networking sites as our basic living things like our food, water, etc and we get addicted due to this. In this way, we are just wasting our valuable time on that social networking sites. And disadvantages are like that bad peoples are using it to spread unwanted messages into the people to hurt the socialism.
Otherwise social networking sites keep the world's people connecting with each other. According to me this is the actual globalization.
|Shinde Kiran said: (Jun 1, 2015)|
|Hi, I am Kiran.
I would like to take the neutral position in this discussion because the social networking has both positive & negative effects on our life. Looking at the positive site it is the tool if used to its maximum potential can connect us with the world. We can share our thoughts, feelings etc, on social network sites such as Facebook, WhatsApp, twitter etc, we can get the news from all sectors like economy, politics, banking, society, national, international.
We can get connected with our old friends, make new friends, increase our contacts. The message can be sent within few seconds to friends & others. We come to know what is happening around the world on these social net working sites. Apart from these positive effects there are many negative impacts of social networking. The youth today is wasting alot of its precious time on social networking sites. Even if the social network is expanded community life is coming to an end.
It is like addiction to many of users & they can't live away from it either. The fake accounts is also a problem in which the girls are get trapped easily & the consequences are very dangerous. Today the terror outfits are also using the social networking sites to trap & pull the youth towards terror activities.
|Subhasis said: (May 30, 2015)|
|Social networking in our lives.
SNS as the name itself suggests that it is a basic platform for connecting people with different cultures, societies and different types of people living all over the world. In this modern era everybody are preoccupied by their works and it became difficult to meet each other personally, in this type of situation SNS played a vital role in providing virtual platform like Skype, video chatting connecting dear and far relatives and friends. Every idea will have two aspects in the same way SNS have positive and negative impacts.
1. We can share the information within seconds.
2. It is very useful for start-up companies to promote their products at low cost.
3. It is useful for a student to share assignments. It helps a lot for education where students can refer data from e-books, articles, presentations etc.
4. For a normal person it will use to acquire the knowledge about current affair. Keep in track with latest technology.
5. It creates a virtual platform to meet with near & dear ones through video conferencing, Skype, video chatting and various other modes.
6. The people who use it badly are faulty. If you are given stones then you can make bridge out of these and you can also make a wall out of these. It entirely depend on individuals how he use it.
7. Social networking sites are used for various purposes like in politics, business, technology etc.
E-commerce (online shopping) is the best example. As we can purchase anything online. Various sites available are flip-kart, snap-deal etc.
8. The first recognizable social networking site is Six-degrees which was launched in 1997.
Till now, there are more than 200 social networking sites are in the internet.
Facebook, launched in 2004, has become the largest social networking site in the world.
9. It is becoming most advance form of job search portals. Job seeker can easily search job from a single platform. Now a days it becomes a part of social campaign for corruption, politic, national movements.
1. For teenagers too much addiction to sns leads to decrease in the concentration of his/her studies.
2. If you use more than limits than it is a time killer.
3. Making unnecessary relationships with opposite gender.
4. Students share the subject files during examination which is malpractice.
5. Now days we are seeing some terrorist groups are using these sites to motivate the youth towards the terrorist activities.
6. Now a days so many cyber crimes are through social media.
7. I read one news that Pakistani terrorists are contact the one of their army person through the SNS and made him to help them by providing what he wants.
8. Children at young age should never be allowed to use these sites because at such young age they would be exposed as at their age they are not in a position to decide whether it is right or wrong to be friends with strangers and also exposing them to social networks will erode their innocence. All things should be done at right time and social networking is not a right thing for very young kids.
At-last I would say if a big stone and a hammer is given to you, you can make statue or you can break the stone with hammer, in the same way it depends upon the attitude and character of a user who use it for good or bad.
So my suggestion is to use social networking sites in good manner! every invention is useful to human life until we notice its importance. So make a notice. Use carefully.
|Reshma said: (May 23, 2015)|
|Social networking affects our life in a very positive way, it provides a medium to exchange our views, information. We can interact with our old friends, but various problem associate with it, wastage of precious time, leak privacy of other person.|
|Arun said: (May 21, 2015)|
|In my opinion, SNS doing bad impact on youth. Being connected with our buddies or family is good but young people using social networking apps every time even while exam times, it's like addiction to them, they can't live away from them. Therewith many people fooling others by making fake accounts of individuals and many times girls get trap in such harmful conspiracies. Many religious groups try to provoke them to fight with each other through these sites.|
|Roaming Romeo said: (May 9, 2015)|
|I think that the social media websites are going from the usage for which they have been created. We are wasting a lot of our precious time. Mainly, youth we don't where the youth of our century is going we are driven. By this social media we don't have any idea about what we are finally going to get from this depression is the main thing that is undertaking the power of youth. It is mainly taking lives of our youth in the form of suicides. I think everyone should just think once about it. I can't write much in here, and this is what I feel.|
|Shekhar Kumar Thakur said: (Apr 29, 2015)|
|Social networking is a medium with which we can interact with our friend, relative. There are many social networking site available today's like face-book, Whatsaap, twitter.|
|Abdulaziz Momba said: (Apr 21, 2015)|
|Hi friends to my side social networks are very important to our life, for example we can communicate and exchanging ideas with various people around the world, for those who have registered on whatsapp it help them make a business of goods and service one it happen their businessman.
Negative aspect are,
1. It waste our time.
2. It increase terrorism.
3. It lead to moral decay.
|Nikhil said: (Apr 8, 2015)|
|According to me social media plays very important role in our daily life we are again get in touch with our old friends. People are free to express there feelings, thoughts. We can share the important things to all of our friends in short time of period just creating a post.
But as most of the friends says that every coin has two sides but I think this is totally depend upon the users nature and usability. Yes I agree with that the excess use of social media will affect the human mentality as well as it will make human dull and inactive.
Now days people are unable to concentrate on their work because of the social media mostly students so it will be a harmful for their progress.
|Jyotsana Tripathi said: (Apr 4, 2015)|
|Hi this is Jyotsana.
I think we live in 21st century and we must keep ourselves up-to-date with the worldwide affairs. Social media is a good thing for the information of the whole world. But the young generation is misusing the advantage of social media and they spend their precious time in making friends and chatting nonsense gossips. They are also being far from their family, parents and relations are being ignored due to the addiction of social media.
It is good if used limited otherwise it can make you alone if given much more importance than your family and parents. Also if you waste your precious time with social media you will lose the most opportunities of life.
So use social media but below a limit.
|Pranay said: (Apr 1, 2015)|
|21st century's adult children are advance it means anyone wants that his a/c have on social networking sites like FB whatsap twitter and so on.
The young generation want to share their any problems and happiness with friends on social networking sites they also update. Status when they happy sad or any other which is they feel. I mean to say that social networking sites is good but as well as bad for some peoples.
It is a good when we connect our friends and share any information or discuss in group and like those page which page gives us a more updates and information to us.
But it is bad when we waste our precious time on social networking site and some peoples are distance with their family.
It means they can't give them time. It is also effects on study of children. The young generations students need to connect with social networking but not too much.
|Rajesh Kumar said: (Mar 30, 2015)|
There are two point here social network has both positive and negative effects on youth. First I would describe positive effects. By the social networking I can give example like face book where people can connect with each other and they can shear their idea. People can make group and here they can shear about various things one could find his old-meats and he get to know about him also we can regulate any social issue you can put your status what are you doing and where are you right now.
So these are positive effects of social network and now I come to on its negative effects. Highly negative effect is people specially youth are expanding their more time on these sites and their virtual interaction with people and social knowledge being phased out and their interaction with their parents being less and are going far from their social value and becoming social addict the are knowing about what is happening in other life but they don't known about our country satisfactions too bad. This is my point of view. Guys what you think.
|Ragini said: (Mar 20, 2015)|
|Good evening friends. We are here to discuss importance of social networking in our lives. I think that everyone among us must be having an account on either Facebook twitter or whats app. These sites help us to connect with our old friends as well as give us the opportunity to make new friends with whom we can share our pictures, videos or thoughts.
It helps a person to be updated. Many people say that using these sites are a waste of time. But I think it depends upon us how we use these sites. We can make a Facebook page an examination where aspirants can join and have group discussions, solve their problems even we have website like twitter where we can trade a topic and make it popular.
At the end I would like too say that everything have its advantages and disadvantages its on us what we choose.
|Priya said: (Mar 19, 2015)|
SNS are useful and helpful for one who knows the limits of using it!!
SNS are indispensable for those who want to make there life happier by simply sitting in-front of the machine for hours and avoiding their most valuable relationships. Many adults become pray to this sites, everyone must know this is not a good going. So be aware such sites and help our friends to be safe. This is our responsibility.
|Ansh said: (Mar 18, 2015)|
|Demerits of social networking sites:
Nowadays, the social-networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter are open for anyone who wants to participate. On social networking sites users express very powerful concerns about privacy of their personal information, but do not care about safeguarding it. Although a lot of the information individuals supply on social-networking sites is elective, users are progressively more comfortable with displaying a great deal of personal information online. Therefore, one of the main concerns for users who register in these sites is privacy. So, the privacy is one of the obstacles that have faced the use of social networking in education.
Through social networking, person has a lot of friend but the quality and integrity of these friendships is not always true. On the other hand, data on these social-networking sites for a person is not always 100% honest and reliable, and they do not verify personal details (age, location, etc.) of their members. While sites provide an opportunity for individuals to present a positive and accurate self-image, there is an equal potential to abuse this openness. So, having many friends through social networking sites is likely to be more harmful than good.
The amount of time spent by individuals with each other online has risen to greater extent. This has effect on health of individuals, because spending a lot of time browsing these social networks can affect the way the genes operate within the human body, and weakens the immune and hormone levels. In addition, it is also has an impact on mental health. Moreover, the use of social networking in the education can cause lack of motivation towards learning and can be boring sitting in front of computer for a long time.
|Nitesh said: (Mar 18, 2015)|
|Yes there are few advantages of social networking sites like it keep connected us with our friends and relatives, we can share and debate on our views and current happenings, get jobs notifications and so on. But these needs can be also fulfilled other media and sites (other than sns).
There are many demerits which overshadow these benefits. One of which is its not secured and your account may be hacked by someone. The developer of facebook Mr. Zukarburg accounts is also not safe from being hacked. His a/c had been hacked and his personal information and photographs had leaked. Then how can we will be relied on these sites.
|Jordan A. said: (Mar 4, 2015)|
|Like many things, there are positives and negatives to social media that could be listed for days on end (such as cyber-bullying, publicity, communication, etc). Regardless, the fact is that social media has had a significant impact on our society. So much that almost everything in existence contains the phrase Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, subscribe to my YouTube Channel, and so many other notable phrases. The more time you spend with something or someone, the more it influences you.
Because of contact time, users of social media, so virtually everyone needs to be educated on how to appropriately use social media so that the influences of the more popular media sites like Facebook and Twitter don't have negative effects on native users. It doesn't have to be long or official by any means so long as what to do and what not to do is addressed.
In short, know what you are getting into and be careful. In addition, if someone you know is joining social media for the first time, let them know what they are getting into.
|Chhitij Pratap Singh said: (Mar 3, 2015)|
|Hello friends, In my opinion the question "whether social networking is good or bad?"is very analogous to whether "gun is good or bad?" A soldier uses gun in different manner and a terrorist in different way. In my view the advantages of social networking are so much to overshadow its negative impact. In 21st century it provided a perfect platform to everyone to connect with others, friend and relatives, communicate with them, share our ideas. In today's busy life its hard for us to meet our close one regularly, but with help of Facebook, WhatsApp etc. We can get the very similar feel.
The websites like twitter provide a platform for sharing our views, organizing online debates and consensus among common peoples. With the help of social media its very easy today to get opinion polls and views of citizens which has great importance in Indian democracy. So overall social networking is good.
|Monisha said: (Feb 14, 2015)|
Social networking is one of the best our life but it have several bad goods. Why I am saying in day to day life every one should use the social sites. Its true. Sites are SMS, Facebook, whatsapp, newspaper etc.
Take your life in every morning we have to reading newspaper to gain our knowledge, to collect some information. Its the useful of social site in Facebook we have find stranger person or friends and then communicate the information well.
But its the just part of the life. So don't waste your valuable time. Do something most of the people are addicted in social sites, especially adult children.
So finally social sites like coins there are two sites heads and tails something social sites are several advantages and disadvantages are there. If your using good manner to gain grow up your knowledge.
But, If you went wrongly, lose your life. So use carefully. And then how its use the social sites? Are give up your hands positive or negative choice is yours. Select your life.
|Jashobanta Behera said: (Feb 12, 2015)|
|Yes it is a great thing that we youngsters have much more media for our future entertainment & betterment. That doesn't meant we people have to use these sites for our criminal wishes & to fulfill our mentality. We use these sites only for our time pass but in this type of time pass we always forgetting a big thing is that our parents.
We all know that our parents things to spend much more time with us they always trying to interact with us but we just forget them we become to live in a imaginary world which never can't be the real one. We all know that we are loosing our time through the social networking sites but we are not able to avoid these cause is that we don't have much thinking power.
If once in a day we will think that what much of time in the day I had lost then it is sure that we will get the whole day. The answer is just this "the whole day". Means we just make the whole day means 24 hours means 1440 minutes means 86400 seconds only as worthless. Do you people think its only but I think this is not.
Day is just enough but the use of social sites in the mid night affect our thinking power, we fall in less thinking. We will make to just avoid the real chase cause we are not able to think deep. Use of these for our need is just enough that's all.
|Diksha said: (Jan 28, 2015)|
|I admit that man is a social animal and he loves to maintain healthy relations with others. But considering social networking sites, I feel that they have really degraded everyone-especially the youth.
One loves to upload recent pics, post coolest comments, converse with his friends, but in the course of this process, he loses the courage to face others. In other words, he becomes "a lion behind the stage, but a giraffe in front of public".
The aim of the social networking sites, when they mere made, was to enhance geniality in relations, and such sites are really useful for people working in companies or running organisations, where they need to discuss topics of importance. But what sort of happiness they give to youngsters has not been understood by me yet!
One makes hundreds of friends just to shower his superiority over his friends, but later he himself is unable to handle all of them. Talking with someone does not mean friendship. Friendship has a deeper meaning. And the thing is worsened by the fact that he befriends even those who he does not know!and if unluckily, one of them turns out to be cheater, then?He will be the worst sufferer.
One feels unsafe when his social conversation friend receives more likes on his uploaded photos. He wishes how to compete with him. It seems ridiculous that one wants to compete on such matters!Compete on studies, compete on your good qualities!such airy pleasures are nothing. They may make you happy one moment, but you will surely cry the other moment.
Such sites can never exchange your emotions with others. If you want to talk to your friends, GO MEET THEM, TALK TO THEM!. Really these moments will make you HAPPIER !
One spends all day waiting for comments but cannot tolerate studying attentively for even an hour or sitting next to his parents. We have really forgotten those sweet moments when we used to sit with our relatives and talk with them, laugh with them.
Today the situation is so worse that if one's relative is unwell, he simply posts a short comment on his profile"GET WELL SOON". Are these short words more effective than a warm meet?
Even the ISIS uses such instruments to terrify others by uploading slaughter videos and threatening words. It really hurts when people use such sites as instruments to harass, defame others. Owing to all these reasons, I feel that social networking sites are eating up our emotions and feelings and making us DUMB, HEARTLESS MACHINES!
|Lucifer said: (Jan 23, 2015)|
|For me, social networking is a good and also a bad thing.
We can can make it only good. But some are not trying for that social networking is now an important part of our life. Specially for teenagers and children it is their world. If we use it in a limit it can be good. If we use it overtime, then it's surely bad for you.
As for me social networking sites like FB whatsapp etc are drugs. But I can or I am able to control it. Not only for me, I think most people are like this. I am very addicted to this things but I can manage my time too.
You also should be like that. So don't waste your time by sitting in front of these.
|Alok Singh said: (Jan 14, 2015)|
|According to me social media provide a platform where you represent our thought in the front of world connected people. If you are positive than use better for us like as aware to world issue from social sites but if you are used them for time spending on social sites that are harmful for you.
So social media take a revolution in the field of globalization and connected to each other whether some kind of cyber problem originated but if we are used them carefully than help us improvement our attitude and personality.
|Bhupen Chhetri said: (Jan 13, 2015)|
|Social media is a rising trends in the world today. Communication skills are exemplified by use of social media networking. Social media networking allows for communication Outlet. Social media is being utilized by students, parents, business, and organizations.
It is being used in many forms by many different platform for many reasons. The transmissions device is anything that carries a message, including sound waves, light waves, pieces of paper, mobile phone and telephone signals and an endless number additional carriers.
I'm interested in the role of communication because I use some form every day and notice that it is becoming a rising trend. I have found myself checking my Facebook page without even thinking about it. I have also noticed that some friends frequently and tell everything they are doing via status updates.
|Vasu said: (Jan 9, 2015)|
Using social networks like Facebook and whats-app, we can able to communicate with the people from any part of the world. This has both advantage and disadvantage. These are left with individuals using social network.
Considering the ADVANTAGE:
We can have a good interaction, we can update our knowledge, we can get lots of friends and we can interact with different levels of people. On uploading works (e.g. Pics or any useful information) and if we get many likes or someone shares it then there incurs inexpressive happiness. We can get many notifications eg. If we forget our friends birthday it shows notification through which we can remember and thus a good relationship is maintained.
Coming to DISADVANTAGE:
The students used to sit before the FB and chat with the friends due to this there occurs a break in family and interaction of students with parents has been decreasing. Also fake id threatens the youngsters a lot. The students get highly addicted towards it and results in away that there cannot be a day without social network for them.
One can use social networks and it is not restricted. But if our usage is limited then it would be great advantage. Definitely it is left with individual. We can allow any sort of trends to follow with us but not too much.
|Rohini Rani Patro said: (Jan 7, 2015)|
|Now a days social media becomes more important in our life. Social media likes Facebook, Twitter Gmail etc helps us to contact with each other, communicate to different type of people in the world, we can share the things.
Most of the people are get benefit from the social media. Like they can easily know about the international news, get the updates like job update from Facebook. Also social media provide e-learning platform, online training, online job.
It's depend on the youth how he or she use the social media in a good way or bad way and it is the responsibility of the user to be ensure security.
|Swapnil Kadam said: (Jan 4, 2015)|
Social Media is become one of the important part in our life. Using social Media anyone can share their personnel opinion with others. Social media like Facebook, Twitter provide global platform where everyone can share there views and can read and comment on others view.
Social Media brings all human being close together. Security on social media is he responsibility of the user. People should be aware that their views or comments will be read by many people, so they should not use any bad words that make anyone's privacy compromise.
Many companies are also make use of Social Media to reach more number of clients. Social Media has great impact on our day today life.
|Misty123 said: (Jan 3, 2015)|
Social Media is very present in the modern world. I use social media to connect with friends, reach out to new people, discuss politics. The privacy concerns surrounding Facebook or other sites is very scary to me. Companies and People I don't know have access to my information. However I still use these sites on a day to day basis.
|G.Prasad said: (Jan 2, 2015)|
|The influence of online social networks on our youth has main advantage as it increases the typing speed.
We came to know all the current affairs.
|Thangam said: (Dec 22, 2014)|
|Today social media is used as a platform to step up in any field of work. It helps to connect millions of people who are continental apart. Different varieties of sites are present today. It is responsibility of youth to use the platform to advantage. Users shouldn't be carried away with the negative impact.
It's the whole responsibility of internet users to be secure and to ensure security. Anyways we can't ban social medias for their negative impacts, because it has done many good deeds too. Like providing e-learning platforms, doing work online, support for good causes, raising funds for poor children and much more.
|Gabby Everest said: (Dec 10, 2014)|
|I'm a girl studying at a Community College in Barnstaple and I wanted to share my view on social media. Today, I sat through a 20 minute long assembly about the effects of social media on teenagers and I heard a couple of terrible occasions of bullying through sites such as Facebook.
But it made me think more widely about the subject and why everyone acts so negatively about it. Grown ups continuously nag at how dangerous and scary it can be. And I completely understand that horrific events have occurred online on sites such as Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat, but what I don't understand is why no one thinks about the positive sides of social media. How we can contact people all around the world for free?
Share pictures or posts in an instant. Yes, Facebook can be dangerous, but what if we use it sensibly like the majority of young people do. I believe social media is a huge improvement for our world today and I want to know why people feel the need to teach us that it's so wrong, When you refer to us as the experts of today's technology?
I personally think we should be more grateful for the wonderful technology we have been gifted with and stop worrying about. Let's move on!
|Atr said: (Dec 8, 2014)|
|Social media is a part of life, and in life comes death. Social media will one day die. It is up to everyone of us, to choose to be consumed by it.|
|Maanoj said: (Dec 6, 2014)|
|The today's era is social networking's era in which we are connected to each other not physically but virtually. So we have to understand it and use the SN in limited and efficient way. So that we could get connected to the present things. We have to go through the positive issues of SN by using it in a good way.|
|Happysugar said: (Nov 26, 2014)|
|Social media is a platform which encourage youngsters to exchange their opinions.
Since many people post and share the controversial current affairs, they can be kept informing of the current happening, make comments and share it with friends.
Therefore, information is spread in a very fast way compared with traditional media. This is the power of social media. Not only could youngster obtain information quicker and easier, they could take of the discussion. It is no longer a single direction media.
In sum, I think social media definitely bring benefits to the youth.
Influence of Online Social Networks on our Youth
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