Impact Of Social Media On Communication

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Impact of Social Media on Communication
Topic: Impact of social media on communication
General Purpose: to inform
Specific Purpose: to inform audience on how social media has changed the way we communicate with others
Thesis: Social media has impacted the way we as a society use communication in our daily lives as well as in our business relationships.

I. Introduction:
a. Attention getter: You’re sitting at home bored and you don’t know what to do so you text your best friend to hang out. Or maybe you don’t understand a concept that was covered today in class so you email your professor. Regardless social media is your primary form of communication.
b. Relevance of Topic to Audience: Living in this day and age it’s impossible to escape social media. We use it all the time to communicate with our peers, professors even family members. Businesses even use it as their main form of advertising.
c. Establish credibility: As a student, I use social media all the time to communicate with my peers for group projects, and my professors when I have questions regarding material we have covered in class. It’s the fastest way to share and receive information from others and with a schedule like mine I don’t have time to waste.
d. Thesis: Social media has impacted the way we as a society use communication in our daily lives as well as in our business relationships.
e. Preview: Social media has changed our social interaction in two ways
i. How we interact with people everyday
ii.…
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