Points to remember before you participate in this discussion:
|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.
|Shyam. said: (Nov 24, 2014)|
|Hi friends. According to my view social networks means Facebook, whatsapp, twitter, messenger, line, hike etc. This all are we can use free of cost this all are helpful us very effectively. With help of Facebook we can contact with over all world wide friends. We can chat, we can do video call with them. This all are free cost also using of Facebook we can see all wonders and we can find helpful information relating to education like job openings, interview questions etc. But some people are using this in bad way. Next we may take wassup, line we chat messages, and also we send videos with free of cost any where in this world. This my opinion according to social networks. If we use in right way we can get more information.|
|Ravikiran said: (Nov 13, 2014)|
|According to me Social networking site has two faces! In which we have to choose the correct one. People are now a days using SMS, Facebook etc as daily routine. It may be good up to some extent but sharing the personal information and confidential matters, creates the depression for the people.
If it went wrong! recently a Pakistani women had a conversation with Indian army person and squeezed information about the higher position persons. After knowing the truth about the personal, the officers were dismissed of his criminal offence. Therefore the person applies his career.
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.
|Dev said: (Nov 11, 2014)|
|Social media sites are the one where we can make relationship with many others all over the world.
In my view the social media have the following disadvantages.
1. Even though they are creating the world as small as possible, it create the huge gap between the people surrounding like friends and relatives. Like take an example now a days we see that our friend in hostel if we go to their room he always uses sns like Facebook and Chatting with their far friends neglecting us.
2. Now a days so many cyber crimes are through social media.
3. It causes that so much of the waste of time to students who are using them even though in classrooms. Without listening in class room they download material from these sites and it lessens their creativity.
4. Now days we are seeing some terrorist groups are using these sites to motivate the youth towards the terrorist activities.
5. We are thinking we can share information, that is right. What about our personal information. 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.
6. Recently, we are seeing that Hollywood actress images are spread all over the world because of social media. It disturbs their relationships. Hurt their feelings.
Everything has two sides like coin has head and trails but the if we use the sns for the knowledge and good purpose then it will be useful.
|Gayatri said: (Nov 6, 2014)|
|Exposure to social media has its own benefits but we need to be careful in revealing our personal details to such an extent that someone might keep a record and may create easier ways to serious crimes.
The people who are online have a false sense of security as they are physically sitting in front of their computer either in office or at home and are vulnerable to expose their personal details.
I would stand with an opinion that USE THE SOCIAL MEDIA WISELY AND CAREFULLY.
|Silvy Jis said: (Nov 3, 2014)|
|Social Media has its own advantages and disadvantages depending on how do we deal with it. It has got many merits in terms of getting to know with different people and day to day updates about current affairs. What is not discussed in Facebook nowadays irrespective of good or bad.
However spending too much time in all these is bad idea it will have bad influence on people those who cannot handle it properly especially children.
|Shreya Bhattacharya said: (Oct 31, 2014)|
The topic on which we all are talking about is a very important one and is snatching concern of everyone today. I think that social networks are not practically harmful, but its we who are making it so.
Connecting with strangers, making friendship with the persons who are far away from us is not at all a bad idea, rather, I appreciate this but the point is that everyone must use it by knowing the limitations.
No teenagers or young people must be stopped from using social networks but surely they must have the realization that a slight mistake on web might spoil their life. Today social media has got connected with our life in such a way that anything on web catches our whole attention and also affects our daily life.
I am myself a social networking user and I am fighting against a group of fraud people on Facebook and I am not alone because I have a group who supports me a lot.
So it is a request of mine to all of you to please raise your voice against any mischief on social networking sites and always remember that your ignorance might make you a victim on those sites and then no one would be able to save you from being webbed!
|Zuhair9847011687 said: (Oct 26, 2014)|
|In my opinion, Social media having a vital role in day today life of every people. Try to take benefit from it instead of using in bad ways. Now a days Social media are mainly using for relationship so there were happening many issue and problems due to these type of incidents. So try to use it in good way and enjoy the life. Don't exceed the limit because it may cause problems afterwards.|
|Venkat said: (Oct 25, 2014)|
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 startup companies to promote their products at low cost.
3. It is useful for a student to share assignments.
4. For a normal person it will use to acquire the knowledge about current affair.
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.
Atlast 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.
|Pinky said: (Oct 21, 2014)|
|According to me social networking site has both good as well as bad effect if we see positive impact of social networking site then it would be we can use it for sharing thoughts with our relative who are situated at the corner of world.
Next could be if we want expose any corrupt leader truth so we can upload it video on Social Networking Site. BAD EFFECT CAN BE most of teenager don't understand the limit of it so that waste most of time on Social Networking Site WHICH WILL AFFECT THEIR EDUCATION.
|M.Moses said: (Oct 21, 2014)|
|A warm good evening to one and all,
IMPORTANCE OF SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES:
Social networking has become one of the most important parts of our daily life as it enables us to communicate with a lot of people. Social networking sites are created to assist in online networking. These sites are generally communities created to support a common theme.
Since the creation of social networking sites such as MySpace, LinkedIn, and Facebook, individuals are given opportunities to meet new people and friends in their own and also in the other diverse communities across the world.
By doing so, individuals can become friends or fans of the profile, and will be updated on current events, specials, and other essential information that the masses would like to share.
In earlier days people cannot think about social networking because, in those days science was not so advanced, but due to advancement of technology over the period of time people has become very much accustomed to this particular method of socializing. It is also is a platform where our creations and thoughts are presented to a huge lot of masses.
Social networking is very informative, entertaining and it also aware us about various situations or events which are going on in the society or in the world at large. Social networking facilitates us to also enhance our viewpoints as it enables us certain interactive learning activities also.
Thus, to summarize social networking sites are the most important and uninstructed parts of human lives in the modern times.
|Priyanjali said: (Oct 20, 2014)|
|I would like to make a point that, many people are saying that these SNS have become good tool for communicating with friends and relative. But in reality, people don't even care of friends and relatives when are beside them while chatting with fb friends and fake fellows. I have seen many of my friends come to meet me and inspite of talking to me, just they do only one thing i.e., texting in fb and all. Isn't it funny, this is how SNS have become great media for communication.
|Ashutosh Sankhyan said: (Oct 17, 2014)|
|Social networking, as name suggest is a networking of connecting people with each other. People from different societies and culture interact with each other through these sites. In this way it is helpful for people to know about the culture of each other.
Other positive effects are that we can share things very easily. As a student it is helpful for us in a way that we share our assignment questions with each other. But it has bad effect if we share the answer of our assignments. Other negative effects like wastage of time, addiction etc.
At last I want to conclude it is a bane or boon it all depends upon the user how they use it for good or bad things.
|Susmita said: (Oct 14, 2014)|
|Every new technology coming in the market in today's world has got its good side as well as bad side. Using them in proper way is the best way to get the best out of them. Similar is the thing with the Social Networking Sites.
They are basically developed to facilitate communication among the people staying far or near. They can be used to interact with new people, share views, get new ideas, and concepts.
Those who know the limit of the usage of these sites they utilize them efficiently. Maximum percentage of them who use these sites are the youths and they are the one who get effected more compared to other sensible or matured users.
They find them interesting, something that help them psychologically to divert from the real world and get a temporary happiness which when goes out of limit causes a negative impact on them.
They gradually get addicted to them, wasting more time in it than required, interacting with unknown people which can be dangerous to them.
So social networking sites can be considered as both boon and a bane.
|Harika said: (Oct 12, 2014)|
|According to my knowledge concern social networking site is a boon. From this sites people can interact with their friends or relatives from any corner of the world.
Each and every thing has advantages and disadvantages similarly for SNS. When we use at a certain limit it would be in +ve it helps to improve knowledge and out of limit leads to misuse of SNS. Through this we can know about new technologies, politics etc. ,
Chatting, video calling and exchanging information are main cause to use this site. Some examples are Facebook, Whatsapp, twitter, hike, line etc.,
|Paiyaraj said: (Oct 10, 2014)|
Today I am going to discuss about "influence social media"The main advantage of social media sharing from information of group of people. The use of media face book and whats-app. Update from Google, twitter, Wikipedia also using social media. So cinema, entertainment of social media. One person to another person sharing the information. So social related to physics, chemistry, biology & bio medical very using the social media.
|Asim Das said: (Oct 4, 2014)|
In today generation everyone is busy with their work, someone's relatives, friends are living far away, so I would say that Social Media is a easy way to conversate with them.
I would say its one kind of refreshments for us to remove the stress from our mind without expending the money on Msg pack.
So, social media is way to get the excitement and be calm.
|Krishnaa said: (Oct 4, 2014)|
|Social networking sites have made the world a global village. One can connect with his friend, relative from any corner of the world. Social networking sites are fastest and powerful way of communication and sharing information.
Students can create their study group on Facebook, and post their study material, questions. Image of question also can be uploaded. They can discuss solution of various sums. In same manner business / social organisations / NGO. Students can also create their page, groups and can make drastic revolutions.
With the help of Twitter, one can remain updated with daily affairs of their favorite celebrities, which was not exist earlier. Linkedin is a great platform for employers and job seekers.
If Social networking sites are used in positive and creative way, It will make E-REVOLUTION.
|Shravan said: (Oct 1, 2014)|
I really appreciate to thought of everyone but I have an another view about it that.
I agree that we can interact to all our friends and relatives apart from this youngsters are using this social networking sites for making fake relationship and so many things they inherit and cheat to unknown one.
This kind of activity increasing day by day thats result is crime rate rapidly high throughout the year.
Also unwanted activity is going on there that is hacking someones ID and leak the photograph and video etc. So this is not safe for all, if you are unaware.
|Kundan Singh said: (Sep 24, 2014)|
|According to me social networking site is more useful for each people because we are using social site easy to interact with other user people but some Conversation of this site is in present time some user spent own important time.|
|Karma said: (Sep 23, 2014)|
|In terms of Education.
Well, I agreed all whatever they told but one thing, I have to tell you that in earlier times there is no social network sites to search something but that time the generation is having good knowledge in education, most of them are have good practical knowledge, then what about todays generation having zero education on mind, addictive to social websites, no practical knowledge.
|Surabhi Singh said: (Sep 8, 2014)|
|It is definitely a boon. Everything has a good side and a bad side. It completely depends on us how to use it. If used efficiently, it can result in a positive way but if we use it carelessly it can consequently result in bad way so moreover it is a good thing but our minds have tried to make it a bad one.|
|Janvi Sain said: (Aug 13, 2014)|
|Social networking sites have become vogue among youths. If a teenager is unaware of sns then he is said to be living a life of solitude. Every idea has two aspects, one a positive and other a negative aspect. It varies from person to person which aspect influences them. Sns is a boon for youths as it provides them with the base to make new friends, interact with old friends, remain in touch with relatives near and far. It creates a virtual platform to meet with near & dear ones through video conferencing, skype, video chatting and various other modes. Low price advertisement, current affairs, presenting ideas on social and political events. Updates of various people fills them up with knowledge of day to day life.|
|Srishti Bajaj said: (Aug 9, 2014)|
|In my views social networking sites are not as bad as people think. Some parents think that social networking sites will exploit their children but this is not always true. I agree that sometimes youngsters use social networking sites for the bad use. But in all these cases there is no fault of social networking sites. 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. So use social networking sites for good cause.|
|Sundar said: (Jul 30, 2014)|
|Social networks and it's impact on the new generation.
Social networking is the grouping of individual into specific groups, it could be a group of college student, teenagers, a religious or political groups. Coming together to exchange information and discussing to some interesting debate of their interest mostly online.
"social network is a dangerous place. Simply learn how to use this tools".
Using social networking site has many advantages and disadvantages. Some of the advantages of using social networking are it is like the virtual meeting places where people can just meet and discuss different issue of common interest.
Disadvantages are so many people are thinking wrong way that way social media affected bad way.
|Angel said: (Jul 28, 2014)|
|Social Networking it generally means a medium or we can say a platform through which we can interact with our friends or relative anyone. There are many social networking sites that are available today like facebook, whatsapp, hike, twitter. I think its a boon if we use it in a limit but when one goes out of limits then it become bane for him/her.
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 flipkart, snapdeal etc.
Youngsters can do chat with their friends through fb and whatsapp. These make the whole world a global family. We all feel connected with the whole world. As todays life is so busy that we can't meet our relatives and friends.
Using these sites we get aware of all the strategies or future plans of politicians.
But many youngsters spend most of their time in doing chatting and sending unnecessary videos. So I want to say that every new technology is for our betterment. But if we goes out of limit then its a bane for all of us.
|Vicky said: (Jul 16, 2014)|
|Hi friend social networking site become more common among the people. It is a medium which provides a platform through which we can connect different part of the world.
It is a platform where we can share our ideas and felling. The major area which is influence by it include education, shopping, treatment, marriage and other.
Usually we are connected with our friends, teacher and other people to whom we can share our problem and get the solution. Also we can join tutorial class, download ebooks, pdf and video lecture. One of the most common use of social networking site for shopping. Now a day people are more busy in their work and find it very difficult to find out time for shopping, in that case they have to just place an order on site like flipkart, snapdeal, Ebay and other.
Also now a day we can find our life partner with the help of matrimonials site. In that case we have enough time to know the like, dislike and feeling of our partner.
In this way we always take care of his/her feeling and emotion.
At the same time every thing have some positive as well as negative aspect but that depend upon the mentality of the people.
|Keerthana said: (Jun 13, 2014)|
|Social media is a way of connecting people or a medium for sharing ones ideas.
It's technologies takes different forms like internet, blogs, forums, social networks etc.
The qualities social media possess are reach, accessibility, immediacy, permanence.
Today's younger generation depend on social media completely as they prefer to be connected with the world through social networks like facebook, twitter etc.
If we look up the statistics 93% of youth are active users of internet and 73% own a cellphone.
They find it as a place where they can share their ideas globally and the increasing fascination for the gadgets like ipod, tab are due to the impact of social media.
It facilitates to have open communication leading to enhanced discovery and delivery.
For students social media gives a lot of exposure and help them to have updated knowledge about various technologies. It serves to kindle their ideas in their interested subjects. One can even start a blog and discuss his views with everyone.
It helps a lot for education where students can refer data from ebooks, articles, presentations etc.
And also they can browse about various job opportunities around the world through websites like naukri, linkedin. They can upload their resume and can view the company's profile their technologies and can update their knowledge based on the current trends.
Today online shopping is engrossing among youth rapidly since everything is available in a single place and also a wide variety of choices. The payment it can be done either by credit cards or debit cards or even cash on delivery is available.
There are social media threats like cyberbullying, phishing etc and there are certain ways to prevent them:
Install theft protection software, avoid giving personal information, privacy settings, do not save your passwords in public PC's.
The major factor of social media is communication of data and that data can be an appropriate or inappropriate. So it depends on a person who uses this boon in a right way.
From my point of view social media is a great boon given to younger generation as it upgrades us in all ventures.
|Priya said: (Jun 1, 2014)|
|From the ages of phones to mobile phones, computers to laptops, sms to whatsapp, postcards to face books, all these are live example of increase arena of social networking in our lives from past to present.
With change on time, social networking among people also changes resulting in contacting more people, pals, peers, friends in lesser time. We can chat our friends in a single click, no matter where they are. We can cherish memorable moment of each other's live via networking site and even compliment each other without much hassles and at a very nominal cost. Social networking sites make our life so easier as we do not have to contact each friend in individual as we can chat with them in a group. Same increase our contactability with all our friends without costing much money, time & effort. These sites keep us updated about all the recent events, news, affairs, fashions, latest trends of markets etc on daily basis. There are special blogs of expertise views available for all types of users to resolve their queries and all just free or at a very nominal cost in just a click.
However, same have some disadvantages too as we start living in virtual world only. If said social networking sites are not used carefully, can result in identity theft. Person become so under confident that they fear the physical interaction in this real world and prefer living in this virtual world only. Parents have to keep a tab on their kids especially teens that they use these sites for good purpose only and do not get misguided by the same.
Hence we can conclude that if this social networking is used correctly can be a boon for our lives and viceversa.
|Sahil said: (May 25, 2014)|
|Being a social networking, it is only a communication channel by which one can make new friend and can connect with long lost friend from school time or college time who are not even in your contact.
As coin has two side, the same way it has also both advantage and disadvantage it is totally upon you who you are Using it.
And It has Influence the society very much but it also provide you many advantage as:
1. It will up to date you with what going around us in the world.
2. There are so many pages that help the unemployed person to get employed as page are daily Up to date with new job around you.
3. You can also advertise your business and also business through these sites.
So many advantage it have and opposite to this it has disadvantages to :
1. It become the Wastage of time of for youth because they are just running these social sites whole and Doing chatting and useless work.
2. It also become of many murder.
|Saurabh said: (May 18, 2014)|
|Social media and SNSs are such kind of crystal balls that can be used to see the live image of the society what's going on, how it happened from politics to playground it can show you every aspect from many dimensions of sources.
There are many points which shows that how disastrous and misleading these social sites could be, many cases from forgery to death have nexus around social networks.
A dialog in ROBOCOP hit me that. "it's not the gun, but is about who handles it" same is for the SNSs.
Use of own common sense is much desired because its your life and time which you are killing by sitting before desktops for hours living in a virtual world.
|Budhaditya said: (May 12, 2014)|
I would like to say that social networking has turned up to be the best and even the worst part of someones life. From sharing important articles to documents that are among our need we also waste time just my scrolling down pages and doing nothing productive.
I won't feel it a good thing if anyone mentions that its refreshes our mind sitting in front of a glaring screen. When it comes to work keeping up relations with distant and closed ones social networking is just a big boon for the man from the IT technologies running up in this world otherwise its just just a way to keep ourselves off the reality outside.
|Sibi said: (Apr 10, 2014)|
|Social network is like a temple run game. If one out he will not leave from the game. He have many chances to go. Like this social network also take our life into them. Its all our fate. We does not avoid it. Everyone's life in everyone's hand.|
|Emmanuel C. Ibrahim said: (Mar 27, 2014)|
|Actually, the issue of social media and its influence can not be overemphasized.
Remember this godly saying (proverb) ; the holiness or purity of everything lies in the hands of the beholder. The way one patronizes the social networks will determine the the degree of influence in ones life.
For now, what I will say to my fellow God fearing youth is this, before you make good use of every opportunity in life make sure you seek God approval, even before embarking into social networks manipulations. Note that social networks is God's hand works and one has to be careful even when making good use of it so that you won't be a victim of be coming the EVE of our generation. Don't be deceived to use the social networks foolishly. God bless you even as you use the social networks you seek to know the will of God for your Life.
|Vanadana said: (Mar 27, 2014)|
|By reading all the above matters, I have noticed that everything has its own advantages and disadvantages it depends on their use that is how we are using it, we cannot say that it is harmful or it has bad impact on today's youngster, as it has many advantages also lyk we are using facebook to connect with our friends as today each and everyone is so much busy in day to day life, we don't have that much time to talk to our friends that are not in our contact but due to facebook. Whatsapp. Twitter. We are in contact with them. When we are free than for passing our time.
We can use it. Inspite of this many people are thinking that it is harmful for today's youngster, I agree with those people but I want to say it is because of those people who are using it not for good work for doing some bad job on it that makes bad. Hence, we can that it depends on people to people how they are using it for bad work or for bad. Many people are using these social sites for getting moneys.
This is very useful for them for earning money. They can remove their requirement of money with the help of these sites but in many cases such sites are trying to cheat the people by knowing their bank account password. After trapping in circle of these sites many people lost their money and due to which they become so much poor that they have to choose death track.
Influence of Online Social Networks on our Youth
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