How Social Media Has Changed Our Lives

958 Words Nov 4th, 2015 4 Pages
I have to disagree with Norton sayings about Social Media In 10 reasons Why I Avoid Social Networking Services because we are living in the 21st century where Social Media has become a huge part of our lives, it is like breathing to us. The first thing we do when we wake up is check our phone and the last thing we do before going to bed is check our phone. It has become a huge part of our lives. We are on it 24/7 but I think Social Media is a great platform for our generation and will be for the future generations as well.
Social Media has always helped us keep in touch with our friends and family from different parts of the world. In 2013, United States had almost 41.3 million immigrants and it is also one of the most popular destination country for the world 's international migrants. Many families leave their loved ones back home for their better future but have a hard time making friends or finding a job because of language barrier or lack of education. Especially In these tough time when even their loved ones are not there by their side, Social Media such as Facebook or Skype plays a huge role by connecting them to their friends and families back home. It also helps us keep our friends and family updated about our life no matter where we are by sharing a picture of our good times,sharing a post about how we are feeling or sharing a video.
Back in the days you would have to wait for the delivery man to deliver your newspaper in the morning to read the news but now it…
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