Facebook By: Jorawar
Questions I Have • How has Facebook ruined Social lives and how can we stop it? • What are some signs of overusing Facebook? • What are the impacts of overusing Facebook? • Why are people depressed from it? • Why do people use Facebook? • Disadvantages of Facebook
Facebook • How has Facebook ruined Social lives and how can we stop it? • Depression feelings increase when using Facebook. • People get really addicted. • Facebook can make students unfocused at school. • It can also lead to cyber bullying which can really harm somebody’s image.
Signs of overusing Facebook • Spending too much time. • You use Facebook more than you talk over the phone or talk person to person. • Updating your Facebook status rather than letting your friends know in person. • You’re too busy chatting that you don’t have time for your family and friends.
Impact of overusing Facebook • Teens have the desire to overuse social networking sites. • Some students fall back in school and start to fail classes. • Cyber bullying • Can also lead to psychological disorders. • Show signs of being Anti social in real life.
Why are people depressed from it? • People are left out when others post something on Facebook which is liked by many. • Facebook depression also lead to struggle in real life. • Cyber bullying may also be caused which can hurt your image. • The more time you spend on Facebook, Your feelings begin to decrease and mood becomes sad.
Why do people use Facebook? • There are over 800 million people who use Facebook. • It causes the feeling to be belonged and representing yourself. • To look popular in front of friends and families. • To see what people post online. • Sharing interests with experiencing.
Facebook users • 57% are females. • 43% are males. • 57% who are university and college educated. • 72% are ages between 25-54. • 83% are ages between 18-29 • There are 1.4 billion users
Disadvantages of Facebook • There are fake profiles to harass people. • It ruins your chances at getting a professional job because they often check your profile online. • There are pages being made which opposes other religion or country. • Students do badly at school due to much time being spent on Facebook.
FUN FACTS ABOUT FACEBOOK • Users spend at least an average of 10.5 billion total minutes per day. • 48% check their Facebook right when they wake up. • It is #1 social networking site in US, Canada, New Zealand, Singapore, and Hong Kong. • The population of Facebook is 3 times of the United States.
Some Solutions • Limit your time on Facebook and do other things like playing sports, watching TV, and even talking face to face. • More presentations in school regarding about Facebook and telling how you can prevent it. • Learn to use it safely. • Spread the word around after listening to this presentation.
My Action Plan • Facebook is really addictive and affecting people’s lives in many ways. • We should start doing other things like playing sports, studying, doing activities. • Try to stop yourselves and move on with your life by having fun and stop yourself from depression.