Facebook,Twitter and Linkedin. advantages and Disadvantages


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Facebook,Twitter and Linkedin. advantages and Disadvantages

  1. 1. Presented By ASEEM R. Commerce Optional KUCTE, Kariavattom
  2. 2. Introduction Social network: A Web site that provides a venue for people to share their activities with family, friends and colleagues or to share their interest in a particular topic. Eg:- Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter are the leading social sites.
  3. 3. Introduction • Members can create an online profile with biographical data, photos and any other information they choose to post.
  4. 4. Social Network
  5. 5. Facebook  Facebook was founded on February 4, 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg with his college roommates and fellow Harvard University students Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes.  The founders had initially limited the website's membership to Harvard students, but later expanded it to colleges in the Boston area, the Ivy League, and Stanford University.  Facebook now allows anyone who claims to be at least 13 years old to become a registered user of the website.
  6. 6. Facebook Users must register before using the site, after which they may create a personal profile, add other users as friends, exchange messages, and receive automatic notifications when they update their profile. Mark always said Facebook was started not just to be a company, but to fulfill a vision of connecting the world".
  7. 7. Facebook
  8. 8. Create Facebook Accont
  9. 9. Advantage • Facebook is free and it's one of the best medium for communication. • With the help of Facebook you can connect to different people from anywhere in the world, because almost every people familiar with Internet are using Facebook. • Facebook is the most appropriate tool for finding Old friends
  10. 10. Advantage • We can share our feelings an what's happening around in our daily life through Facebook. • Facebook has good privacy setting which gives you the option to maintain privacy according to your wish. • You can use Facebook groups to connect all your close friends together. You can also maintain the privacy of the group by making it private.
  11. 11. Advantage • Facebook email is very useful too. Facebook now offers us an email address to receive email outside of Facebook such as, Yahoo, Gmail, outlook and Hotmail. • Facebook plays a very important role in getting latest valuable information • Facebook advertising and Fan pages are very helpful for a successful marketing campaign to many business organization.
  12. 12. Advantage • You can chat with friends by using Facebook. The Facebook messenger application is very handy for chatting online. • Students can use Facebook for group study by creating a group only for studying. There you can share any information about your projects , homework , assignments , exams , due date etc • Facebook online games are really popular and addicting.
  13. 13. Disadvantage • Facebook is Addicting! For some people Facebook could be more addicting than Cigarette!. • Fake profile and ID! Fake profile is one of the biggest disadvantage of Facebook. Now it is easier to create fake profile with a stolen picture • here are plenty of groups and Fan pages out there which are being created to abuse or violate other religion , personalities , nation etc.
  14. 14. Disadvantage • Facebook often brings bad effects on students results. • Beside students, people who works in offices wastes their time in browsing Facebook. That's why many offices have decided to block Facebook completely from their network. • Facebook can be life threatening sometimes. Many unknown people can track your activities and where you are going. As a result you can face trouble.
  15. 15. Disadvantage • People can be easily stolen personal information.
  16. 16. Twitter Twitter is an online social networking and microblogging service that enables users to send and read "tweets", which are text messages limited to 140 characters. Registered users can read and post tweets, but unregistered users can only read them. Users access Twitter through the website interface, SMS, or mobile device app. Twitter Inc. is based in San Francisco and has offices in New York City, Boston, San Antonio and Detroit.
  17. 17. Twitter Twitter was created in March 2006 by Jack Dorsey, Evan Williams, Biz Stone and Noah Glass and by July 2006, the site was launched. The service rapidly gained worldwide popularity, with 500 million registered users in 2012, who posted 340 million tweets per day.
  18. 18. Creation of Twitter Account
  19. 19. Advantage • • • • • • • • A Powerful Tool for Obtaining Information / news. To reinforce Personal Brand and awareness Get Feedback. Marketing Opportunities. Make new friends. Event Updates. Promotion. Twitter and Mobile.
  20. 20. Disadvantage • Many twitter user’s privacy and security issues have became a matter of serious concern. Many people feel insecure to use Twitter as it shares all your personal information with third parties. • Often users find it difficult to express themselves in a precise 140 characters. • Through twitter any one can follow you, and you can follow anyone. So you don’t know whether the people who are following you are actually paying any attention to what you want to convey.
  21. 21. Disadvantage • Twitter is time consuming. Your work, social interaction can suffer due to your continuous tweeting. • Spams and viruses: When the use of the internet world has increased, the potential risks that one can obtain from the internet have increased as well.
  22. 22. • LinkedIn is a social networking site designed specifically for the business community. The goal of the site is to allow registered members to establish and document networks of people they know and trust professionally. • A LinkedIn member’s profile page, which emphasizes employment history and education, has professional network news feeds and a limited number of customizable modules. Basic membership for LinkedIn is free. Network members are called “connections.”
  23. 23. • LinkedIn is a social networking website for people in professional occupations. Founded in December 2002 and launched on May 5, 2003, it is mainly used for professional networking. • The site is available in 20 languages, including English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Danish, Romanian, Russian, Turkish, Japanese, Czech, Polish, Korean, Indonesian, Malay, and Tagalog.
  24. 24. Advantage • • • • • • • Professional Connections. Opinions Discussions Job Seeking New Clients Old Connections You can post your resume including all the companies you've worked for and it helps find connections from those jobs for you to add.
  25. 25. Advantage • You can join groups related to your business as a way of meeting new people. • Using LinkedIn helps you increasing your social networking with various people across the globe.
  26. 26. Disadvantage • Is not user friendly • There is huge learning curve when introduced to navigating and understanding the sites capabilities. • Lots of data entry, not a great plus for people who don't have a lot of time to spend on the internet
  27. 27. Conclusion
  28. 28. Reference • • • • • www.facebook.com www.twitter.com www. in.linkedin.com www.wikipedia.com www.youtube.com