Nowadays, social media has made sharing so easy that sometimes in the heat of the moment, it’s easier to share than to think about what you’re sharing and its consequences. These types of impulsive behaviour on social media might result in social media regrets – also known as Poster’s Remorse or Poster’s Regret. Continue reading
I believe the story is true, regardless of its being positive or negative. That we procrastinate on the internet is a proven fact, but I don’t think it is negative per se. Continue reading
Online Identity, Privacy, and Immortality: Your online life, permanent as a tattoo
Self-disclosure on social media is not just about building trust to form relationships. ‘Social Enhancement & Social Compensation’ is another theory concerning people’s online presence (Zywica & Danowski, 2008), that associates the offline popularity of a user & how it relates to his/her behaviour on social media.
What is self-disclosure?
Self-disclosure may be defined as any information about himself which Person A communicates verbally to a Person B.Cozby (1973)