The change of time and modernization of things in the world have made life more easier. Life is not as it was twenty or thirty years ago, and the way of doing things has changed, like travelling, communication, entertainment, business and many more. The best example is the presence of social media in human life. The education system and the way of learning today is done in a diverse and special way compared to the traditional way. Technology has changed and modernized the world’s way of education. Teachers and students have gadgets and applications that lead to easy learning.
The use of social media can also be termed a new technology used for educational purposes and others. The main purpose of social media is connecting people and enabling them to interact with each other, but since it was introduced to the world, it has transformed many. The introduction of was experimental since it was done by students from different colleges, they wished to make something that would enable them socialize efficiently and in a good way with their peers and teachers. Social media became more popular amongst the youths and is now a part of every student’s itinerary.
The Impact of Social Media
Social media was not meant to bring any harm or disruptions to the youth. It was always a method of better interaction and making a community of like-minded people who are able help and support each other overcome obstacles. Over time the concept of social media became business which made it a billion-dollar industry with whopping number of increasing users who are mostly youths. However, use of social media has resulted to a variety of effects, both good and bad. Despite the harmful impact of the media, users are persistent on its use to reap the impeccable benefits.
Expansion and advancement in technology will likely increase in the future. Indeed, business people are counting on advancement and introduction of new technology for better services. Globally and locally, businesses are now operated on and alongside social media. That way, customers can interact and reach a wide audience. With advancement of technology, social media will be more efficient. Its impact, negative and positive will also increase.