1. How social media causes catfishing?
2. How social media leads to criminal activities?
3. How people get depressed by social media?
4. How social media plays role in bullying?
5. How terrorism is entwined with social media?
HOW SOCIAL MEDIA CAUSES CATFISHING?
Catfishing refers to the illusions of the social media. People make
fake ids and profiles to deceive people in numerous ways and spends most of their time on social media and
being far from their loved ones: resultantly, it ruined the relationships.
Because they start to live in the world of the social media being deceptive and
HOW SOCIAL MEDIA LEADS TO CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES?
Besides the emotional issues, the major problem is the enabling of
the criminal activities through the excessive use of social media. Because of
the freedom of usage of the social media, the irresponsible and malicious
people get advantage and scan innocent people in numerous ways. Basically, they
hide their identity and commit several crimes such as drug dealing, faradism,
scamming and taking money from people as investment.
HOW PEOPLE GET DEPRESSED BY THE USEAGE OF SOCIAL MEDIA?
Through social media, anxiety and depression occurs in two distinct
ways. The first one is chronic stress which is caused by the tension and stress
because of being alert for new notifications on social media that leads to the
The second way the social media causes anxiety and depression is
from the stress produced by constantly trying to achieved perfection in your
social network. In this way, the constant release of the hormone cortisol can
damage your gut (gastrointestinal track).
HOW SOCIAL MEDIA PLAYS ROLE IN BULLYING?
Bullying has become the pivotal issue among all the youth in this
contemporary era. Through the usage of the internet and smart phones, a new
form of bullying is emerged which is named as “CYBER BULLYING”.
The cyber bully hide their identity just like the cat fishing and
terrorize someone on social media pretending to be an authorized person. There
are many stories of the students who commit suicide in the case of harassing
because of their physical and emotional fears
HOW TERRORISM IS ENTWIMED WITH SOCIAL MEDIA?
The terrorists groups are adopting the social media mediums rapidly
which is the dangerous aspect. In the last few decades, Islamic terrorism has
occurred in different states not only in Pakistan but also in the United
states. Their ideas are pre-planned. They approaches people on social media,
gather information, recruit them, convince them for raising funds and use them
for propaganda schemes. For example, one year ago, n Boston the two brothers
were recruited through social media. The authorities were able to trace their
footprints on each and every platform of social media.
To sum up, despite the positive impacts of social media like
studying, gaining valuable information and creating the social networks there
are umpteen disadvantages of social media. This is noticeable point that the
positivity is emphasized quite rare but the negativity is discussed very often. This trend should be changed.