Louise Ridge

Dissertation

The unprecedented growths of social sites such as face-book, twitter, Myspace among others have a new platform that has tremendously facilitated interaction, as well as, communication between different individuals. With the existence of social media websites, people are now able to share their opinions, knowledge, and experience with one another irrespective of the geographical location. Despite the fact that the proponents of these social sites have highly applauded them for facilitating interaction and communication between different people, it is worth noting that these social websites have posed tremendous impacts both in society, as well as, an individual lifestyle. This study explores the effects of social media in today’s society, as well as, individual lifestyles.