Social Media has Taken Over

Ken5-89 By Ken5-89, 29th Sep 2014 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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This is a piece about how social media has impacted society

Social Media Impact on Society

Social media sites has impacted society in several ways and without it we many people are addicted to sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. With that being said, social media has impacted society in many ways you will find examples below.

Reconnecting With Old Friends

Many of us move away from our hometowns and have friends we do not talk to on a regular basis, social media has changed that. People can reconnect with old friends and now play catch up with your friends from high school.


Many people now have a change to promote their talents to the world and gain exposure. If you are a blogger, performer, business owner, or running for a political office you can use social media to your advantage.


With social media trend growing at a fast rate many companies have a Social Media Correspondent, a person that keeps the company active in social media. Imagine getting paid to be on Facebook and Twitter eight hours a day.

If you have family members that are scattered across the country then social media can be useful to you as well. You can now be apart of the famiy memories even when you are thousands of miles away.

Why has Social Media has a Big Impact on Society

Social media sites are free and many people can access them at no charge. You can advertise your product and/or service to the world free or charge.

With the smartphone many people can use social media while on the go, updating people about your daily activities.

Instant Exposure
Social media offer instant exposure and many people can update their timeline in a matter of minutes.


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I am Kendric. I like exploring interesting topics and sharing. I hope you enjoy my articles.

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