Social media:-advantage or disadvantage in today's era?


In the present era we all are well known with the term social media, we all are used to it in our daily life, isn’t it? Well, Social Media is one of the most fast-growing platforms in our era. We are able to communicate with other people very easily by using social media. Social media has enabled us to keep in touch with our friends who don t live close to us. We are also able to know the news in other parts of the world much easier by using social media. We can create a group of many people together on social media to discuss a particular issue. We can see the variety of opinions that arise by discussing and debating about a particular subject or incident.

Some small people whose voice was not heard before are able to voice their opinions through social media. They are able to bring out the truth to the public. We are also able to share videos, pictures, etc with just one click through social media. We are able to build better relationships with our friends. Thus, we can say social media is very useful for an individual in many ways. It helps the productive development of individuals all over by establishing a strong network all over the world by interacting with different peoples all over the world.

Social media also has a harmful effect if it is not used wisely or judiciously. Some people get addicted to social media like Instagram, Facebook, WhatsApp, etc. This leads to a decrease in their productivity in real life. People are hooked on their phones and face-to-face meetings have become very uncommon because of social media.

People are doing very little exercise these days and are engrossed in social media. It makes the unhealthy. Overusing social media will lead to many eye problems for the user because straining his or her eyes on the gadget can lead to eye problems. People are now very eager only thinking about new posts, new notifications, etc. Thus, social media has a negative effect on the life of an individual.

Due to these reasons, we can see social media has both advantages as well as disadvantages. It is both good and bad but if we use it wisely it can be very helpful, useful and can increase productivity for us.

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