What are the Advantages and disadvantages of Social Networking

One of the latest trends is the social networking which has been started only few years back. The social networking will be a great advantage for the development of career but at the same time has disadvantages. The social networking made the internet to go to a greater level. Social networking is the online networking in social websites. Facebook and twitter are some of the examples of social website.

Advantages and disadvantages of social network

What are the Advantages Of Social Networking?

  • Communication:

Social networking allows people to carry out open communication. It provides vast gathering of information and delivering at a faster rate to everyone across the world. It acts as a source of quick information.

  • Opportunity:

It helps the people to share their ideas, any important links, posts or allows to ask questions. In this business world, people are easily kept in touch through social media. Thus, the opportunities are easily met.

  • Wide audience:

There are lots of advantages in having wide audience. Quick announcements emergency posts, very useful thoughts etc. will do a greater help for social networking people. It is an effective employment tool. Also the advertisements can be done which helps the company or the product to reach higher market level.

  • Expansion of market value:

As mentioned it increases the market value of the product. Any marketing campaigns, detailed website linking can be done using social networking.

What are the Disadvantages Of Social Networking?

  • Hacking:

The hackers are tend to be everywhere in the social networking. There is a possibility of committing fraud and send spam messages. There are also virus attacks possible in social networking.

  • Data theft:

Some people are targeted randomly and online scams like data theft or identity theft is the most common thing that happens in the social networking media. So only required details should be specified and any private details are to be kept hidden.

  • Wastage of time:

People usually use social network to relax and if they comment about any post in a wrong manner. The company sent a warning to him. Also, there can be occurrence of productivity loss if the person relaxes and keeps on updating his profile.