Social Media and Peer Pressure
Does Social Media increase the effects of peer pressure?
Social Media is all about connecting, reconnecting, and distributing information. Naturally, a variety of streams into one's world will no doubt yield some very tempting offers. After all, we've personalized much of our online interaction that we can often create the perfect climate for people to share thoughts and ideas, even if they may be harmful to us in the long run. If we imagine our own behaviour, (let alone that of our young people) it's often very confronting to imagine how our interests are discovered, nurtured and sometimes nullified by an online community.
Have a look at this article from eSchool news and feel free to comment below: