Social Media has made our world a Global Village. It is becoming more popular these days due to its benefits and features. So, its importance is also increased. Here I point out some of its important features
Users of Social Media sites like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram etc. are increasing so fastly. Due to its easy access everyone can connect to it. So, we can easily interact with our loved ones even far from us. We can share pictures and videos. We can also connect to our friends in live video calls using Skype and Whatsapp.
2-Marketing and Business purposes:
Many people starts their business online by advertising their products on social media sites. Each one is offering different product, you can buy anything according to your need.
3-Social Media –As News Reporter:
Social Media sites are also working as news channels. They give us up-to-date information of every incident that happens, we can also comment our reviews and emotions about it.
4-Internet Based Learning:
Social Media sites provides very effective way of learning. We can learn whatever we want to. We can easily get access to Quran tutors, English language tutors, Computer programming tutors and much more, girls can easily attend cooking and makeup classes by simply using Skype and Facebook.
5-Online Tourists Guide:
Social Media provides online tourism clubs and tourists guide that arranges different tours and trips. We can easily register ourselves for tour to our desired place.
6-Awareness in Society:
Social Media plays a very important role for awareness in our society. In older times, people are very narrow-minded: they don’t like to talk anyone. Social media has filled this gap, now we can easily interact with one another: it makes us more confident and we can also make new good friends easily.
Online Bookstores are also available on these sites and we can easily get our desired book at our doorstep.
8-Solution to our Problems:
Social Media is easy way to get solution of our problems: either life related or some health or skin issues. Facebook provides different groups for every purpose. We just have to upload our problems and then others can easily tell us solutions. It is very useful way to share our own stories and experiences with others.
9-Source of Entertainment:
It is a great source of entertainment, we can follow different pages that share entertaining videos and images, which we can see to get rid of our boredom.
Facebook provide many online games like criminal case, candy crush saga, 8 pool ball etc. Some games are multiplayer games, we can play with our friends who are even in other countries. It is a great source of fun and enjoyment.
11-Movies Fictional Characters Info:
There are many fictional characters pages on social media sites e.g. “Eugene,” We can follow our favorite characters and can get information and new updates about upcoming series movies.
12-Exchange of Ideas:
It is an instant way of communication, it allows us to exchange our views and ideas of every field of life with others.so it provides skills to others.
13-New Crafty Ideas:
It provides different new ideas for card making, gifts making etc. Which we can easily make at home and send our loved ones.
14-Platform for Youngsters:
Social sites a very good platform for youngsters to show their talent, they arrange different conferences, seminars and competitions and we can easily participate in them.
15-Saves Our Memories:
Social media sites saves our memories, we share pictures and videos with our loved ones and we can see them anytime.
16-Social Media – As Search engine:
Social Media has made our browsing and searching very easy, we can browse easily and can increase the rankings of any website.
It provides open discussion platform for everyone: either: a teacher, student or related to any other profession. Students and teachers can discuss about any topic anytime.
18- New Updates:
Due to daily busy routine we have not much time to read newspapers or watch news on TV, We can get updates or news with the latest happenings using Social Media.
19-Platform for Journalists:
Journalists can easily spread important news or information that might not be suitable to print on traditional newspapers.
20-Online Food stores:
Many people make food items on order like cakes for birthdays and parties, and simple dishes for office workers, they also provide free delivery so we can get anything we want just by ordering.
In conclusion, it is clear that importance of Social media is endless and no one can deny its benefits and importance.
Written By: Tuba Naeem