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Disadvantages of Social networking

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Disadvantages of Social networking

  1. 1. SOME common types of social networking sites:-
  2. 2. What is social networking?
  3. 3. – YAHOO Revenue- US$04.98 billion (2012) – LINKED IN Revenue- US$161.4 million (2010) – FACEBOOK Revenue- US$800 million – TWITTER Revenue- US$140 million (2010)
  4. 4. Disadvantages:-
  5. 5. College and university students as well as teens use it extensively to get global access. These social networking sites have become a raging craze for everyone nowadays. Social-networking sites prove more of a distraction than a useful tool. The EMOTIONAL EFFECT of friend requests and unimportant news feeds on sites like Facebook eat up valuable time that could be spent solidifying contacts in person. unfortunately in using social networking/ media we have forgotten all preventive measures. because we have addicted them, so disadvantages ratio is increasing rapidly compared to advantages.
  6. 6. ADDICTION • . The most common disadvantage of social networking sites is addiction. Often users of these sites get addicted to it. They spend hours using these sites and it harms their performance in other fields. It causes mental health problems and sometimes it harms their body too. Sometimes users provide their personal
  7. 7. CONCENTRATION
  8. 8. • Multitasking • Students linked to activities on SNS while studying concentrate less. • Time wastage • Students while searching on net get attracted to social media sites and get distracted from their work , leading to time wastage.
  9. 9. • Loss of motivation in students • The student’s motivational level reduces due to the use of these social networking sites. They rely on the virtual environment instead of gaining practical knowledge from the real world. • Reduced learning and research capabilities • Students have started relying more on the information accessible easily on these social networking sites and the web. This reduces their learning and research
  10. 10. • Effect on health • The excessive use of these sites affect the mental as well as physical health. • They take excessive amount of coffee or tea to remain active and focused which effects negatively on their health. • Reduction in real human contact • The more time the students spend on social media sites, the less time they will spend socializing in person with others. This reduces their communication skills. The employers are getting more and more unsatisfied with the communication skills of the fresh graduates due to this reason. The effective communication skills are key to success in the real world.
  11. 11. Cyber bullying 1) WHATIS IT? 2) Personal terrorization. 3) Threatening messages. 4) Impersonation. 5) Exclusion. 6) Personal humiliation. i. HOWCYBERBULLIED FEEL- ii. They Feel sad. iii. They become depressed iv. They become lonely.
  12. 12. FACT FILE • "It has become exceedingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity." -Albert Einstein • The total amount of media use by youth ages 8 to 18 averages 6-plus hours a day—more than any other activity. • The amount of use has increased significantly, up from 4-plus hours in the last five years. • Eighty percent of adolescents possess at least one form of media access. • There is extensive multi-tasking associated with media use (
  13. 13. Rakshit TandonConusltant - Internet and Mobile Association of India Main Resource Speaker for Safe Surfing Campaign Promoted by NIXI ( National Internet Exchange of India) Addressed more than 1000 schools in 59 cities and 14 states of the nation. Advisor- Cyber Complaint Redressal Cell, Uttar Pradesh Police, Agra. . Rakshit Tandon
  14. 14. Rakshit Tandon told one very important thing to the world: VIRTUAL WORLD: IT’S NOT A GAME, IT’S YOUR LIFE STAY SAFE!
  15. 15. CONCLUSION • We can see clearly that social networking sites are advantageous only if they are used wisely. Using these sites would be helpful, if users do not spend time there unnecessarily. Wise members never provide personal information to strangers. Use of a tool depends on users. A doctor can operate with a knife and a murderer can kill a person with the same knife.

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