Social Media is an online platform based on Internet tools such as email, social networking sites like Face Book, Twitter, etc. where people exchange / share their ideas, opinions, experiences with each other; and content produced by the users of these devices.
YouTube is one of the most popular social media sites apart from the regular features that users can create a channel for education, cooking, the purpose of advertising, add comments, like and dislike specific video, listen to music, watch movies so on and so forth. No matter how much social media development, it is important to stay informed and up to date in the areas related to the field, the likely benefits for companies.
Below are some of the Pros and Cons of Net
Reunion, new connections : Social media sites like Face Book and Twitter have helped to find good old friends and also renewed a long lost friendship. Its use varies from person to person like adults use it to keep in touch with relatives abroad or anywhere in the world and teenagers use it to make new friends
Awareness : . These social networking sites are a great tool to create awareness for anything like health issues and their solutions or raising awareness and also for financing. Send and receive information is at your finger tips and the speed is super fast. It is a very powerful and useful tool if used appropriately
Online Classes :. It offers plenty of opportunities for students to learn and interact. This type of technology has become a blessing for the younger generation. Short-term classes are conducted online for students. Applications such as Skype and Google Hangouts are some where live interaction between students and teachers
Fake Identity : Making and maintaining a fake profile on a social networking site is easy as it only required a few basic details to be filled in by the user and voila have a very genuine appearance of fake information.
Abuse Medium : networking sites in the workplace could cause confidentiality problems that sensitive information can be leaked by mishandling of such sites causing harm to the integrity of the company. Negative image of the company, can hamper successful his company
Hacking :. Worship format of peers for fun or may be unhappiness has become the norm these days and the man is such a thing called hacker . It is a perfect place to destroy someone’s life that the user uploads photos, videos and sometimes some sensitive information about their installation.
Therefore, we can say that every technology or discovery comes with its own share of the good, bad and ugly sides. It is up to users how they use it for the betterment of society and also for themselves.