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  1. 1. Twitter: Positive Or Negative Influence On The Society TWITTER: POSITIVE OR NEGATIVE INFLUENCE ON THE SOCIETY?TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction History Positive impact Negative impact Conclusion References I n this modern day, twitter seems like Web. a good friend to all people in this Most of the people use twitter in world. Twitter is a micro blogging their daily life but they do not know the tools that was designed as a social network history of this most popular social to keep friends and colleagues share their networking. The fact is twitter was life or interest with everybody that they launched in 2006. However, it became want. This system lets a person send brief widely used for commercial and political text messages up to 140 characters in purposes to keep customers, voters and length to a list of followers. It can fans up to date as well as to encourage alsoallow a user, A, to “follow” updates feedback. Ex-GooglerEvan Williams had a from other members who are added as start-up called Odeo. It was going to be a friend. An individual who is not a friend of podcasting platform. Evan asked his user A but follows her updates is known as friend, another ex-Googler named Biz a follower. Thus friendships can either be Stone, to join him. When Apple launched reciprocated or one-way.What is the iTunes podcasting, and made Odeos meaning of micro blogging? Micro podcasting platform irrelevant, Evan and blogging is a new form of communication Biz and also another Odeo employee, in which users can describe their current named Jack Dorsey decided to create status in short posts distributed by instant something called Twitter instead. So we messages, mobile phones, email or the 1 Nurul Balqis Bt Mohd Nasir
  2. 2. Twitter: Positive Or Negative Influence On The Societycan conclude that Jack Dorsey was a www.twitter.com. After that, individualsfounder of Twitter and he is one of the can import their e-mail addresses as wellmost successful businessmen in this world. as use the Twitter search to locate andTwitter starts to be popular among people invite people. Twitter messages can bein this world in 2007 and the popularity made public and sent to anyone requestingincreases day by day. The chart shows a the feed, or they can be sent only topercentage of twitter users by country. US approve followers. That is how twittercontribute the highest percentage of twitter works.users compared with Indonesia which wasthe least percentage of users. In this fast moving world, everyone has an internet connection in Percentage of their offices as well as in their homes. Twitter Users by People have become more aware about Country new and advanced technologies. One of them is Internet Phone Service Messages, US Japan UK Canada Australia China with this application, an individual can Singapore India Malaysia sign in their twitter account everywhere Africa Indonesia that they want and without any limitation time by just using 1% 4% 2% 1% 4% 6% 23% TWITTER ACCESS 9% 70% 10% 60% 22% 18% 50% 40% 30% 20% TWITTER 10% ACESS 0% First of all before we go too far, letwe refresh on how to create an accounttwitter? The very first step is an individualneeds to sign up a Twitter account at 2Nurul Balqis Bt Mohd Nasir
  3. 3. Twitter: Positive Or Negative Influence On The Societytheir mobile phone. On the other hand, all problem. One of the positive impact ofthe things in twitter like updates or twitter is we can connect with our friendsnewscan be sent and received via cell as easy as that. Why do I say this? It isphone text messaging (SMS), the Twitter because, we can tweet people or ourWeb site or a third-party Twitter friends by just type any words in the boxapplication. As we can observe from the and click tweet. This action will bebar chart, twitter users is more likely to automatically connecting us with ouraccess twitter by third party application friends that no longer live near us. Unlikewith a percentage of 65%. While another the previous year where we have to write a25 % people use to access twitter by using letter and we have to pay for it just toa short messages services (SMS) text on make sure that the letter is safely arrive tomobile phone. Perhaps we can see that our friend. Not more than that, the receiverpeople are not really which is our friend alsopreferred to sign in their needs to wait for a fewtwitter account using the days just to receive ourtwitter website. letter. Nowadays, with this micro blogging called twitter, we can As we look to overcome our problemourselves, friendships are easily. We can tweet ourimportant part of our life, friends everyday free ofbut many of us find it charge and it saves us adifficult to find friends, make friends or lot of time going to the post office andkeep friends. Life events, such as moving buying paper , envelopes and stamps. Theto another neighbourhood, starting a job or convenience is wonderful. Owing to that,having a baby, can isolate us from our many people decide to use twitter as theirformer support group and make forging alternative way to connect with theirnew friendships more important than ever. friends. Furthermore, twitter can alsoNot more than that, if we have a poor connect us with everyone around the worldsocial skills, it can also prevent us from which can also allow us to make a newtaking the first step in forming a friend. People who are interested in whatfriendship, but in this modern world, we have to say may follow us and theytwitter can helps us a lot to solve this will see all the Tweets that we share with 3Nurul Balqis Bt Mohd Nasir
  4. 4. Twitter: Positive Or Negative Influence On The Societythem. This will automatically connect us and with cross-posting over other socialwith our new friends. networks switched on, that update reaches everyone you want it to reach and Next, twitter can also give a great probably more besides in an instant. Foradvantage on business. It is because example, artist can tweet abouttheirobviously, twitter is a marketing platform activities such as updates from the studiowhere the main activity is sharing when recording, updates on theinformation. When we do a search related manufacturing process and he or she canto our business or industry, Twitter will announce when artwork is finished, whengive us many links to websites or blogs. the master has been approved, whenIn fact, this is one of the benefits of twitter finished copies are delivered and any otherwhich can urge us to learn about current thing that they want to update instantly totrends in our industry. We can research their fans, reminders about release dates,local and global trends on twitter and reach shows and other news, updates from theup-to-date information very conveniently. road when he or she on tour, and they canAlso, we can search to find out about our also update about day to day work news.competitors’ current activities and Conversely as a fan, an individual canstrategies and follow if their activities and know all the recent activities of theirstrategies are successful or not. We can use favourite artist. A part from that,Presidentthis opportunity to repeat their successful Obama is one of the many politicians whostrategies and also watch for the chance to use twitter to get his message out aroundcollaborate with them. the world. He addresses the public about The other positive side of twitter is his new campaigns, ideas and even someits speed up our communication. Mostly, personal information. President Obamawe have lack of time according to work also has link on twitter called “Askand family commitments and sometimes Obama”, where anyone can post questionswe do not have time to make a phone call regarding his presidency and his staff canor even we do not have time to write a choose to respond back to the questions.short message service (SMS) to our friends So most probably this twitter applicationbut social networking sites, especially can help us to communicate faster thantwitter offer a chance to communicate in a what we expect because we can spread ourspeedy and efficient manner. Writing an news or activity as fast as we can by justupdate for Twitter takes all of 20 seconds using this micro blogging twitter. In 4Nurul Balqis Bt Mohd Nasir
  5. 5. Twitter: Positive Or Negative Influence On The Societyaddition, with this advantage of fast connected 24 hours, and we havecommunication, an individual can also use immersed ourselves in an extension oftwitter to create a connection between society in which privacy is not treated withteachers and students. Students can use the high regard it is offline.Perhaps, twittertwitter to ask about what is happening in users can happily give up personaltheir school or university and they can also information without think first what is theask about their assignment or homework. side effect if we disclose our informationA part from that, teacher or lecturer can detail to public. Most of us list ouralso use twitter to tweet about test date or fullname and birthday, reveal who ourdateline for an assignment to keep their family members are, share our workstudents up to date about what is history, our hobbies and interests, andhappening around them. Lecturer can also even what we like and dislike. And we aremake use of twitter to comment or make a doing so without any kind of prodding ordiscussion about thelessons that have been pushing. Actually, this kind of attitude cantaken in class to update students. In this lead us to danger. All the informationway, students can share their opinions, ask given can be used for a different purposea question and discuss a different answer that will then affect our life.Most peoplewith their lecturer. This may increase would rightly refuse to walk around with astudent’s knowledge and gives advantage billboard attached to their front revealingfor passive students to participate in this all information about their life. Yet we justdiscussion as they do not participate to be do that on social networking sites andengaged in a class discussion. So, we can people can get our information as easy assee that, twitter can gives advantages forboth students and lecturer. Now let us take a look at thenegative side of twitter. As we know, fromthe previous page, twitter may give us a lotof benefits but at the same time the benefitcan also harm us if we do not use thissocial networking wisely. One of them iswe will experience lack of privacy. Those that.of us who are connected to the Internet are 5Nurul Balqis Bt Mohd Nasir
  6. 6. Twitter: Positive Or Negative Influence On The Society school or university will experience us a lot of joy. For sure we have a lot to talk Next, twitter also can cause a about anything that happens in our life,distraction to the user especially students. stories to tell, reminiscence to bond over.Research shows that majority student But we may reconnect from someone thatcontribute the highest percentage to twitter we have in our life now. Recently, weusers. Like we know, students need to always hear the news about marriages thatfocus in order to achieve a higher marks or have ended as a result of sociala good grade for their exam. Owing to that, networking. Thus, we can definitely saysome students need to go for an extra class that twitter can make a couple separate oror tuition and maybe they have to allocate even can make husband and wife divorcesome time to revise their subject. Well because of misunderstanding. For instance,nowadays students prefer to spend more we can put fake information in our twittertime on twitter rather than use their time to account such as our status or our age. Ifmake a revision. Make friends with new someone is married, they can put that theyfriends and contact old friends are one of are single. So this is perhaps the biggestthe reasons why students prefer to waste impact that we have to face if we usetheir time on twitter. This problem will twitter or any social network in our life.affect student studies and they will achievea bad result. The main reason for this In a nutshell, as we can see fromproblem is because social networking sites the whole article, actually twitter has bothare some of the worst offenders. Purely negative impact and positive impact. As abecause they are a constant stream of news human being, we should know how to useand also view from people who for themost part, we want to listen to and wewant to always know their updates. Some people may feel that twitteris the best place to find a new friend oreven to find our future husband or wife.But irrationally, it can be harmful for us,because twitter can also break up arelationship. It is undeniable thatreconnecting with our old friend from 6Nurul Balqis Bt Mohd Nasir
  7. 7. Twitter: Positive Or Negative Influence On The Societytwitter wisely. We can think bad things or twitter-among-students-final-versiongood things in our life. Twitter is a good •http://articles.businessinsider.com/social network for us to stay keep in touch 2011-04-13/tech/29957143_1_jack-with our old friends and make friends with dorsey-twitter-podcastinga new people, it can also speed ourcommunication without we have to payany amount and there is no limitation forit, last but not least it can also benefit us interm of business where we can find outabout our competitors activities.Conversely, the negative impact is it cancause a distraction, breaking up arelationship and also give us less ofprivacy which actually can lead a badimpact in our daily life. So overall, all ofus must think first what are theconsequences and the benefit of using thisapplication before we involve in thistwitter phenomena. REFFERENCES: •http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/negative-impact-social-networking-sites-society-opinion/ •http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/positive-impact-social-networking-sites-society-opinion/ •http://musicians.about.com/od/musicpromotion/ht/twitterformusic.htm •www.slideshare.net/sara.../using- 7Nurul Balqis Bt Mohd Nasir

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