There is always going to be drama over social media. But it can be a good thing if you use it how it was intended to be used. If you use it to connect with friends and family and meet people with common interests, or advocate for something you believe it, social media can be a great thing.
It helps us communicate. I know that I have at least one friend who communicates exclusively through Facebook. I have gotten in contact with several childhood friends who I otherwise would never have spoken to. It makes communication readily available, I mean, it's free! One could argue that social media companies are doing a lot of pretty sketchy things, that just means we need better social media.
Social networking offers many benefits. It is now easier than ever to keep in contact with old friends and colleagues. The professional networking site LinkedIn even allows users to request introductions to business people who are known to their contacts. The potential of this enhanced connectivity is huge; whereas once you would be left sifting through business cards after a networking event, trying to remember details about each person, you can now easily look up a connection’s credentials and business interests on their social media profile.
LinkedIn is a particularly valuable business tool; over 200 million people are members, including hiring managers from many top companies. Your profile is designed to function as an online resume, detailing your education, career history (with recommendations from your colleagues), and creative portfolio. The platform encourages users to connect with people working in their organizations, and to endorse their colleagues for the skills they display in their daily work. You can learn how to take advantage of all that LinkedIn has to offer with this LinkedIn Training Course.
Social networking is particularly vital for entrepreneurs. Freelancers can find contacts via professional groups on LinkedIn and Twitter, while business owners can make use of the large user bases of Facebook and Twitter to market their products and services. Facebook has a range of services designed to help businesses market themselves more effectively, including the ability to target advertising at the precise demographic groups that are likely to respond favorably. Find out how to Create a Successful Facebook What about Twitter? Business owners can also use this service for effective promotion, as explained in this Twitter for Business online course.
Its very harmful for everybody mostly children. They increase far relations but decrease near relations. They increase loneliness and mostly they decrease face to face talking, emotions, sympathies and human relation-ships. It is good only when we use it in a good manner but it is not used so in that way.
Some people might says that "SNS are useful to communicate other people who lives far away from sender" actually, i agree with this idea. However, we mustn't underestimate the attractiveness of SNS. Today in the modern society, Various students are having SNS addiction that interfere the student's concentration. SNS is useful to us, on the other hand, it can causes SNS addiction