Whichever option in the field of social media we choose to use the benefits are numerous. Connecting with old friends and making new friends can be exciting. Health and lifestyle information is readily available and we can stay up to date with news and current affairs. Such aspects help us to feel less isolated and maintain connectedness.
Learning the new skills to manage and master social media develops self confidence ad keeps our minds active. Family life can be embraced at a new level sharing photos, videos and updates.
Some people allow social media to dominate their lives. I was anti-social media for many years. It was only in the last year I decided to give Facebook a try. It has strengthened my connection with my wider family. my god-daughter and her family and showed me a sure way to communicate with my grandsons. The quick connections up and down the east coast of Australia made the Australian Football League Grand Final Day the best fun day. I am hooked!
Essentially social media is what you make of it. What is your experience?