Social Networking Sites Are Not Bad

1270 WordsJul 20, 20156 Pages
Son Nhut Quang Professor Needham ENGL 1010 20 July 2015 Social Networking Nowadays, with the evolution of internet, social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, and many sites else have become an indispensable part of life for many people. Access to social networks is the first thing that almost people do when they turn on their computer or phone; have you ever wondered why are social networking sites attractive to us? Many people argue that social networking such as Facebook can harm us; however, most of them use Facebook or other social networking sites every day, and some of them post things that will make you wonder why they post it. Social networking site are not bad, just the ways you use them make they become bad. Social networking sites have many benefits, and we can divide the benefits of social networking in four types: information, studying, communication and economy. It is obivious that we know more information when we use social networking site, and it has changed our way to receive information. Social networking sites are fastest in spreading information because many people use it. According to Kristin Marino, “recent research confirms that we are living in the digital information age. From Alaska to Florida, nearly half of all Americans get some form of local news on a mobile device, and 46 percent of people get their news online at least three times a week,” so “social networking sites are a top news source for 27.8% of Americans, ranking
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