Social Media Trolls: Who, Why and How?

Trolls are not very hard to find, they are present on all social media platforms. As long as there is a free area for people to air their views, you can most definitely find a troll there. Realize that you shouldn’t be reacting to everything that is thrown at you. It isn’t healthy. The most important thing to bear in mind is to not let them project their insecurities on you. … More Social Media Trolls: Who, Why and How?

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Social Media: Who to Follow and Why?

Social Media is beyond socializing. It is for connecting and interacting. And who do you connect with? Those you follow. Who you choose to follow on Twitter or befriend on Facebook will vary over time. Your interests could change over time. People change too. … More Social Media: Who to Follow and Why?

Understanding the Relationship Between Depression and Social Media

The power of social media can not be overestimated, but while we review its effects on teenagers, the use is becoming more dangerous for teenagers. The numerous disadvantages of social media are taking a toll on the mental health of many individuals and if each individual does not learn, it will cause more harm than good.  … More Understanding the Relationship Between Depression and Social Media

Social Media and Its Effects on Teenagers: Cyber Bullying and Impersonation

I joined Facebook in June 2011 and the joy of having an account was freaking me. After that day, I remembered I spent my weekends on Facebook Messenger because my friends were online. Towards the end of that year, another social media which is no longer in existence today came in vogue and it was … More Social Media and Its Effects on Teenagers: Cyber Bullying and Impersonation

Social Media is Beyond Just Socializing

Social media, as a networking tool, is the new hiring and networking method. Many professionals and employers look to social media platforms to verify potential employees, and social handles are now employment application requirements. Post, like, comment on and share what you would like people to see about you. Would the hiring manager of that company you’ve been seeking to intern seek to employ you based on the content of your timeline? … More Social Media is Beyond Just Socializing

Who Do you Follow on Social Media? 

Research has shown that the average teenager around the world spends not less than two hours using social media daily. You in particular know that you spend more than two hours daily. You see, one of the feature of social media is that it is user generated i.e the users are the ones who generate content.  Once you follow a certain person, you cease to control what pops up in your feed. The only decision you have to make is who you follow… … More Who Do you Follow on Social Media? 

Social Media and the Gospel: #HallelujahChallenge as a Case Study

We didn’t get it right with radio, neither did we get it with television, Social media is probably one of our last chances to get it right as Christians and we must explore it to the full. We would be doing ourselves a great deal of harm by ignoring by a platform that can reach more souls than our church buildings can. The goal is to go into all of the world and that we must do. … More Social Media and the Gospel: #HallelujahChallenge as a Case Study