Another week goes by and here I write about another important part of our lives lately 'social networking' which is synonymous to FB these days used to be Hi5 orkut My space once upon a time. One day as usual was hooked to FB and was following some activities of some of my super juniors of college and I realized that this bunch of youngsters live out FB. I wonder how much they would be missing if they did not login to FB at all. Btw this post was to come earlier but really didnt get time away from FB to write about it :P.
I did not know that there existed a term called FB addict. But when I googled I found FB addict as defined by Urban Dictionary, is often used on forums and facebook itself. Someone who, instead of "does other stuff then occasionally goes on Facebook" choses to "go on facebook then occasionally do other stuff.
FAD is Facebook Addiction Disorder ......And even WikiHow comes up with ways to overcome FAD...
So to start with I believe you get into FB for four reasons
- To find old friends
- To interact at a different platform with the people you interact daily... as if meeting them all through the day wasnt enough...
- Just for the heck of it or to know what is this FB business....since all the people around are doing it how can I not be part of the crowd
- You have heard on of these...Oh so u dont know what FB is how lame? U are not on FB wow? How do u connect with ur friends if ur not on FB ? ( as if phones have stopped existing)
And soon here are you posting photographs sharing links, videos and notes, play games, using its various applications putting "Likes" and "Comments"
Life has become so easy and complicated at the same time, once upon a time when a person had to show his or her attitude would show in her behaviour and clothing, I had a T which I loved and many times used to wear the days I wanted to wear my attitude... it had a message " You can either agree with me or be wrong". Today when you want to show it you just put on your status message "