As of 2011,there are 500,000,000
active users on facebook.
That’s 1 in every 13 people on earth.
48% of 18 to 13 years olds check
facebook right when they wake up.
THERE ARE 206.2 MILLION
INTERNET USERS IN THE U.S.
THAT MEANS 71.2 % OF THE
IS ON FACEBOOK.
57% OF PEOPLE
TALK MORE ONLINE
THAN THEY DO
IN REAL LIFE .
The advantage of Facebook
• Lets user search for new and old friends.
• Available to chosen universities having a high level of
• Makes it less difficult when communicating with
strangers or individuals you do not know.
• Makes it simpler to join groups having corresponding
likes and dislikes.
• Lets users to check students who are in the same
class, living within the same location, or coming from
the same academy.
The Disadvantage of Facebook
•More and more people.
•Long distance relationship weakening.
•Contributes wide-range postponement.
•Acquaintances be labeled as friends.
How do you know if you are
You want to be on the site all the time.
Your put off your important work to browse
You tend to check your profile at least 3 times a
You update your status too frequently.
You are in a race with your friends to add more
and more people.
All you think about is what your friends have
posted or will post.
You can develop
Protect children from the
dangers of Facebook
Keep your child’s computer out in the open.
Ask the help of parental controls.
Make written rules for your child to follow.
Keep track of your child’s online profiles and email.
Familiarize yourself with your child’s online contacts.
What can we do to help with
facebook addiction ?
Recognise that you have a problem i.e. You are
suffering from facebook addiction.
Limit the time you spend on internet and facebook.
Spend more time with your family and friends.