Social Media And Its Impact On Society

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Although the use of social media may concern only the slightest percent of people, it is still a very important privilege that many people around the world don’t have access to. Social media is important because in spite of the fact that there are many safety concerns, the use of social media is of great significance because it enables people to be able to connect with anyone they want whenever they want. Anyone can see why this might be a problem, but there are more things that are good about social media than bad. Have you ever wanted to get that person 's phone number but didn’t want to seem weird? Instagram has a direct messaging system and you can talk to anyone, along with almost every other social media site! You’re able to block anyone on all social media sites. If someone you don’t like is harassing you on social media, by law you can take the case in and the police have to force the person to stop. Problems on social media are very easily resolved and fixed so everyone can have a safe and easy time on social media sites. The social media world is different for everyone. There are many reasons why social networking is marked good and bad. To begin, “Social networking sites are a top news source for 27.8% of Americans, ranking below newspapers (28.8%) and above radio (18.8%) and print publications (6%)” SeoChat (2016) Although social media sites aren’t as popular for news as the good ‘ol fashioned newspaper, it still ranks above the radio and print publications for
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