Does teenagers use socialnetworking to the extent where theyare addicted to?Wonhee Sunny Kim
What is social networking?• use of a dedicated website to communicate• Used for sharing interests, activities, or real-lifeconnections from the world• Use websites for people to interact with each other• Huge percent where kids are using these sites thanadults• Facebook, Twitter and Google is top used websites
Pros• get connected, share,documentingmemories, explorethings and make newfriendships• Tend to reconnect• Spreads faster thanany otherCons• Lack privacy• Can not completelyerase all the information• Cyber bullying canoccur• False information isgiven• Cheating on schoolexams
Interview with Ms. Tiffany MinHow can social networking be a positive resources to teenagers? It can be positive because of social involvement as in likebeing able to talk to friends faster rather than sending mail.Why would teenagers commit suicide over sensitive issues fromsocial networking? It is because many immature kids think its okay to say stuffbehind the computer which can affect a person and is alreadyin trouble and no one is helping. So, they think that no onelikes them and they have dark thoughts.What 3 social networking sites can you think of when you hearsocial networking? Facebook, Twitter, TumblrWhy do you think social networking is popular these days? I think it is popular because when one person does it peoplewill follow the trend. It is an ongoing never ending trend.
Interview with Mr. BumHow can social networking be a positive resources to teenagers? It can, but it doesn’t. it can be used for academic purposes,and can bring together a group of people in a more effectiveway. Most researchers done by the internet. So, socialnetworking would be a great way of sharing variousinformation on topics.Why would teenagers commit suicide over sensitive issuesfrom social networking? Privacy can be easily be violated.What 3 social networking sites can you think of when you hearsocial networking? Facebook, Twitter, GoogleWhy do you think social networking is popular these days? It is convenient and portable.
Non- fiction articleFacebookdominates other social networking options for AmericansMeasured by the number of people having profiles on a social media site,Facebook has the highest penetration among the top social media entities.Facebook has more US profiles than the next three largest sites combined.Interestingly, MySpace, the once dominant social network, is ahead ofGoogle+, Instagram, Pinterest and Tumblr. From a marketing perspective,note that this data only represents profiles. It doesn’t take into accountothers who may view the content via sharing. Further, this data is measuredacross a broad user base, Americans over the age of 12. This understates theimpact of social media platforms whose audience form a focused segmentlike Tumblr or Pinterest. (As a point of reference, here’s other social mediadata.)Actionable Marketing Tip: Focus your social media efforts on those platformswhere your target audience spends their time. For example, if you’retargeting teens and/or twenty-somethings, then include Tumblr in your mix.
• Many Facebook users• many users on their smartphone as for apps• Attraction with web users for ads and for thepeople to join• This year 71 million teenagers check theirFacebook or any social networking id or use it
Credible SourcesThe internet- searching up in Google for socialnetworking with many websitesNO WIKEPEDIABooks about social networkingMagazinesNewspaper
Questions!1. What social networking websites did thepeople I interviewed said?2. What is two cons of social networking?3. What is the top website where everyonegoes to?