The Expectations Of The 4 Biggest Social Media Networks
Many people use this platform to share videos with friends and loved ones. This has escalated the use of YouTube. It has generated a lot of traffic and it doesn't seem that the growth of this platform would go down soon.
This is mainly for business and it's mostly populated by business owners. Fewer people engage in it for social interactions. As it is from the record, LinkedIn might not really go any further in future unless there is a new business platform.
Twitter grew spontaneously to its level because of its ability to take 140 characters in text feed. It almost outgrew Facebook but with time, it started fading as its users started migrating to Instagram and Snapchat.
Facebook took over from all of them and became the king of social media network till date. Although it experienced its own shaky period when Twitter and others were making waves but it was re-energized and had taken over. According to records, Facebook as at 2016 had 1.59 billion user accounts, together with 900 million WhatsApp users and people using its messenger are 800 million in number. Facebook has given others a generational gap and seems to be the one that would still be leading in the nearest future.
Having known all these, can we now say that social media is a dangerous friend or a good friend that has come to stay? Let's find out.