Social Media is everywhere. Not being connected via social media is the exception, not the rule. While there are many debates, complaints, and legitimate downsides to being connected 24/7, there are also a lot of advantages that some of us take for granted or may not even be aware of. To help us appreciate having the world just a friend request away, here are 25 Advantages of Social Media That Are Good To Keep In Mind. Be sure to like and share!
25 Advantages of Social Media That Are Good To Keep In Mind | List25
It can aid in criminal investigations.
It keeps us informed about the world.
Shy people (or those with anxiety or things like Asperger’s syndrome) have an outlet to connect with people, speak their mind, and share their talents with the world.
It exposes us to different points of view, new ideas, and gives the power to research those opinions and discuss them with others.
It keeps us in touch with friends and family who are far away.
If you have a business, particularly a small local or internet based business, Social Media is an incredible tool to reach your customers.
It helps us find stuff we need and get rid of stuff we don’t.
Helps us connect with people who are into the same weird stuff we are, and expand our skill set.
In 2015 a woman vacationing in Greece fell 30 feet off a cliff, and landed on a ledge.
Information spreads really quickly.
Social Media helps fund charities and fill specific needs of individuals.
Reviews on social media are invaluable.
Much like the aforementioned charities, Social Media allows small businesses to get off the ground, or new products to be made without creators having to resort to a typical loan, via crowdfunding.
It provides amazing market research for larger companies.
You can get to know someone and vet them before you meet them in person.
It lets us share our creations – music, art, self published books on ereaders – with the world, quickly and usually for free.
In that same vein, Social Media allows us to support artists making music and videos via Patreon and sharing.
Social Media is great for the consumer, as well as the company.
Introduces us to new things.
Increase your knowledge on a college level or higher.
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Dating is now somewhat simplified.
Social media has made casual gaming cool again.
It keeps our minds occupied.
Social Media can help you achieve your goals and offer support.
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