The Rise of Social Media

In the past it was sufficient to merely have a website in order to get information out, but today there are social networks like Facebook and Twitter which make it possible for people to interact and connect with one another.  These sites are known as social media and allow their users to exchange ideas, share news, participate in events and share their interests.  Not only does social media connect people but is also a way of keeping people updated on news and letting them contribute to various forums or debates.  Social media is also fast becoming a way of looking for information where users will search for advice on certain topics by looking at what others are sharing on social media.  Continue reading “The Rise of Social Media”