In present globalized world social networking has effected almost every angle of life and Social Media has become the worldwide phenomenon. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Google+ etc all these platforms are connecting people despite living on the opposite side of globe. There are 1.44 billion people on Facebook only. Nowadays people love to stay updated with their friend fellows and family and social network plays a vital role in connecting you with the world. The importance of social media can also be understood through the April-2015 updates of Mark Zuckerberg about the active users on his platforms:
Social media is becoming an integral part of life online as social websites and applications are increasing day by day. Here are few info-graphics that will tell you about the instant use of few important social networks:
Facebook was founded in 2004 with the mission to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected. And no doubt it has achieved its mission by connecting the world. So from the above percentage we have concluded that people like to share mostly their photos on the social network specially if they meet any celebrity, or if they meet any old friend after a long time or if they visit a new place, city or country, not only this they also post their photos on daily basis just to stay connected with their fellows. Social networks also provide many more options for the person using it, like they can also like comment or share their views and they love to do that. Facebook also provides its users to add life event in their profile and these events are visible to their friends and they can like and comment on that. Same is the case with other social web site like Twitter, Google etc. Users can update status share photos, videos and blogs.