Have you ever wondered if social media is more harmful than beneficial? Social media surrounds us throughout our day.
We use it as a tool to communicate, stay updated, and it influences our society. Yet there are ways for social media to be harmful.
According to History Cooperative (Keith, 2019) the 1960s and 1970s is where the internet has its roots. Both public and private organizations began working on ways for computers to communicate with each other.
By the 1990s and 2000s private computers and different types of social media sites such as Friendster, MySpace, Facebook and Twitter became common.
Furthermore, there are over 2.62 billion (2019) people around the globe today that use social media on a regular basis.