2. Social Media Can be Addictive
Various studies have confirmed social media addiction is becoming more prevalent. Research by Mark D. Griffiths at Nottingham Trent University suggests “the excessive use of new technologies (and especially online social networking) may be particularly problematic to young people.”
3. User Data Is Collected, Exploited, and Sometimes Compromised
Recent revelations surrounding the collection, leaking, and sharing of user data by Facebook perfectly illustrates one of the greater dangers of using social media.