Running head: SOCIAL MEDIA
How to Minimize the Negative Influence of Social Media on People's Lives?
The rate of negative influence from social media platforms is at an increasing pace,
especially among young people. Social media refers to applications and websites that allow
people to share information and create networking primarily controlled by the internet.
Technological advancements have both positive and negative impacts on the current social life
mostly through the internet. Some of the applications primarily used in the current generation are
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and other many programs. Research shows that social media
has affected morals in the society causing a gap that requires comprehensive solutions to fix. The
internet as the main component of social media allows access to all forms of information that
degrade the reasoning and morals among young people. The Youngsters Organization has come
up with several ways that can significantly minimize the negative impact of social media on
Thesis: Social media is a networking tool in the current generation, but the negative
impacts have surpassed the positive effects thus calling for a solution. The paper focuses on the
causes, influence, and ways of reducing the rate of negative have implications among people.
The first negative impact of social media is the mismanagement of time because most
people have social media accounts. Most people check their minds multiple times in a day...