Nowadays when people wake up they check their phones to see what they have missed out. In this research there are two variables one is the behaviour of youth and other one social media. Despite the positives, there are many negatives associated with social media. The media influences people in different ways, some positive and some negative. We agree that there are positive impacts of social network but like everything else it also has cons. People who use social media don 't think about how it can beneficial or not.
Many people use social media to make themselves heard to the higher authorities. Qualitative Research In qualitative research more detailed view of the problem is discussed. Positive Effects of Social Media 1. We now have more virtual friends than real ones and we are losing human to human connection day by day. Social networking have given introverts their break.
Social media also allowed students to work with new technologies. Media can bring about a change in the attitudes and beliefs of the common man. Disadvantages of Social Media: Social media is considered as one of the most harmful elements that we have in our lives these days. People quickly make groups in favor or against political parties and bring their positive and negative actions to the limelight by sharing news. You never know when you are visited by any investigation officer regarding any issue that you mistakenly or unknowingly discussed over the internet.
Hence, the biggest influence of Social Media has been the Arab Spring because it spread through the neighboring countries in no time. Social media can be used in a variety of ways in enhance teaching and the educational world in general. Downloading your videos or pictures and copying your status is an easy task and can be done within few clicks. Sample Size The researcher selected the sample size of 40 people for the questionnaires. Several personal twitter and Facebook accounts have been hacked in the past and the hacker had posted materials that have affected the individuals personal lives. I love to share anything that can help my readers. Thus it can be seen that nowadays social media has become a very important part of people's life.
It helps people develop better perspectives and reviews about current issues. However, considering I am in the generation where Facebook became popular I have noticed even if there were easy ways to manage privacy settings most would not. It was a text-based service, and was considered the first viable commercial competition to CompuServe. It influences lifestyle and culture. Businesses gain attention on social networks because the business profile is available to all users of the social network to see. Numerous businesses have created profiles that provide information about the business to advertise in a cost effective way.
Long lost childhood friends can be reunited with, thanks to social networks. Another positive impact of social networking sites is to unite people on a huge platform for the achievement of some specific objective. Conclusion: One must carefully weigh the positives and the negatives before engaging excessively in social media. Entertainment has been redefined with the emergence of social media. Mainly for email, games, and business.
We have the option to make groups with people who are like minded and share the related news with them and ask for their opinion or input about the topic. International Journal Of Information Management. We might see different types of groups based on the various generations and people with different inclinations. Ideologies can be shared freely now. Using social media can make a person more vulnerable to predators and cyber bullying.
There have been important identity transformations, sparked by the engagement in television. In this research the researcher is independent of his or her research and there will be no influence of the researcher on the research. Ninety percent of students have Facebook which is constructed to be socially shared with any user. This happens because: the Internet provides a sense of anonymity; the lack of physical interaction provides a false sense of security they tailor the information for their friends to read, forgetting that others may see it. Although, with the power of social media comes the possibility of cyber bullying. The whole world is well connected to every other part of it now.
It can help many an individuals to have social growth and interaction with the world without having any hitch. Changes in society are simultaneously useful and negative and this is the case with the impact of online social networking. Social Media affects society positively because it unites people together… With the way social media has progressed, it has made a big impact on teenagers. Around the world, statistics are being collated on the impact and prevalence of bullying, particularly within schools and online in cyber space. What you share or do on social media quickly becomes a part of who you are as a person, and instead of being a personality trait, it could often be interpreted as it being a part of your character. People are using paid or fake reviews to promote themselves. This began the era of Social Media.