Addiction can be a number a different things but in this case Facebook has become part of life for every teenager and adult across the world. There are about a billion Facebook users across the globe. Facebook users spend much time updating their status, posting photos, engaging in Facebook activities and events, liking posts as well as commenting on other people’s status. Facebook is a social networking site that is popular among many teenagers in the world. Its accessibility as well as ease of use makes many people addicted. Addiction to Facebook especially among teenagers has been noted according to recent studies. Some tend to think that by engaging in Facebook activities will relieve stress and others view it as a form of entertainment. When addiction to Facebook starts to interfere with you daily life activities, there is need to find a solution.
One of the main telltale signs of addition to Facebook is known as over-sharing. It is very strange when you find people sharing their deepest secrets about their life on Facebook. In today’s world, many citizens are very concerned about the issue of anonymity and privacy online. Many people share their secrets via Facebook just to impress their friends. There is nothing wrong about sharing your personal secrets over Facebook since everyone has a social life need to fulfill. The idea of over-sharing is what makes many people to fall under the trap of Facebook addiction. Addiction to Facebook makes us have a poor judgment on what is appropriate to post and share over social networking sites. This in turn overrides our anonymity and privacy while using the internet.
In addition to the above telltale signs, people overly get concerned with the kind of Facebook image they will get after posting something. For instance, you may spend more than twenty minutes thinking on what to write on your status bar. After deciding on what your status update will be, you will eagerly anticipate how your friends will...