Advantages and Disadvantages of Facebook for Students | FB

The Biggest social media site on internet is Facebook that have both advantages and disadvantages. This essay is epically for FB addict students in points to know all the pros, cons, drawbacks, uses, merits and demerits of Facebook. FB is the third biggest website on internet according to the Alexa ranking after Google and YouTube. Mark Zuckerberg the owner of this site makes it the more reliable to use and more functionality to decrease the social distances. The purpose of every social media website is to do communication, development, educational, business benefits and other hundred and thousands of advantages for us. Facebook have many advantages but on the other hand, wrong uses have many disadvantages. Let’s read:

Advantages and Disadvantages of Facebook
All the Pros and Cons of Social Media Sites

What are the Benefits, Merits, Uses and Advantages of Facebook?

  • FB for Business

In the list of “Advantages of Facebook” the first one is of the business. Easy to create page or create a group and publish our product images, product prices and details to engage with customers. It helps to get more orders and we can easily increase our sales.

  • Easily Connectivity

Another benefit of having a Facebook account that we are always connected to our lovers, family and friends. Easy to connect while sitting at home either they living in UK, USA, Japan or Canada.

  • News

Get minute news updates by joining the news groups and FB news pages. Keep yourself updates that what’s going on around you.

  • Messages and Calling

Only having the Facebook id and having internet connection are allows you to send unlimited messages via messenger. Not only has this free audio calling allowed you to wish special events to your friends and lovers.

  • Video Calling

Messages and audio calling is not last limits. We can also make video calls by using webcam, internet and in the presence of computer, laptop or high quality mobile. These all features are available on every account on Facebook. Now you have no need to create account on other website for video or audio calling,

  • Source of Information

Facebook is not just using for audio, video calling and messages but it’s the biggest source of information on the internet. Like and follow the informative and educational pages and join informative groups to get all types of information around the world.

  • Your Portfolio

Now your profile is your complete portfolio. Facebook is providing to setup your step by step educational records with marks and grades. Also add your works experience and company name as well. Thinking of create resume so you have all your previous record in your profile.

  • Mobile Friendly

Now day’s mobile or smart phones are the most usable thing in the world, like FB there are many advantages and disadvantages of mobile phones. Now download the mobile version of FB and login to your ID and enjoy the Facebook usages.

  • Advantages of Entertainment

When I get bored or felling tired I use it up for entertainment by watching funny videos or something strange in particular area of world. See and share strange and informative videos and pictures as well.

  • Find Your Friends

In the list of “Advantages of Facebook” are too able to find your lost friends or find your old school friends. It’s like surprise when your see your childhood friends at once in friend suggestions.

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What are the Demerits, Drawbacks and Disadvantages of Facebook?

  • Scamming

In the list of disadvantages of FB the first points on scammers, there are many pages and groups that provide the online selling services. I have read many cases like someone fraud on FB, if you pay in advance to buy something, it will be high risk to loss of your money. After getting money from you fake pages and scamming groups block you on Facebook. Then you are unable to connect them.

  • Fake Profiles

We can’t put this point in drawbacks but it’s reality that there are millions of fake profiles on social media sites. Even your best friend can make fake profile as a girl and cheat you like they will do friendship with you and tell your reality to other of your school and college friends.

  • Privacy Problem

Mostly users of social media sites are not creating their profiles properly. Now every social site has the options and features of profile info hiding of make the profile private. If you don’t turn this option “ON” anybody can visit your profile check your friend list and easily download your profile images and videos.

  • Wasting of Time

The fourth negative point in the list of “Disadvantages of Facebook” is the totally the waste of time. Wrong use or making it as habit is not for human mind, body as well it through you out of your daily works. So we need to use it just for our benefits, educational and good purposes not for time wasting.

  • Games on FB

Playing online games have also advantages and disadvantages but there are many online games on Facebook that are connected to our profiles and our friends also waste time on these games. Not the waste of time, it throws us far from our school course and we have loss of studies, mind, and energy as well.

  • Far From Family

If the Facebook have advantages on the other hand it has disadvantages. Use of Facebook keeps us in distance with your family. In the old age there were no internet and these type of sites and people were sitting in one place, share their day stories together now we share our stories on FB.

 

  • Negative Impacts of Vulgarity

I have found many groups, pages and profiles that share the vulgar photos and videos on social media sites to get traffic to their websites. So it is very hesitating when we sit together in family and found these types of things on FB.

  • Fake News and Information on FB

There are many pages and groups that share the fake news to get traffic for their websites. These links are hesitating, so we always to avoid these types of groups, links and pages.

  • Ads on Facebook

As we all know that FB has many advantages and disadvantages. Just like that advertisement on this social site also has both ways Pros and Cons. If you want to advertise business its benefit or if you are using it just like social site so it will shows you lot of ads and sponsor posts.

  • Super Stars and Politicians

We all know that our favorite film stars, sports person and politicians have the account on social media site; some of them have pages and audience in huge number. As we have the benefit of having direct connection and talks with our favorite person on the other hand there are many cases that people fight each other’s on Politic topic and supporting their favorite persons.

Ending Note:

Dear students, you read my essay on all advantages and disadvantages of using Facebook for students in points. I want to add some more points in Benefits and some points in Drawbacks. So please use the below comments box or contact us page to help me to add some advantages and some disadvantages about FB because your opinions is always precious for me. Thanks and happy using Facebook.

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