Twitter is one of the popular social media that become a big part of people’s life. It allows users to send a message with limited characters. This feature makes Twitter different from others social media. Mostly, People use Twitter to update interesting news or connect with their favourite celebrities. There are millions people use this social media to get information or share stories. However, The social media like Twitter can also bring negative effects on its user as well.
The Twitter’s users can text only 140 characters in one message. Therefore, the limited message makes users shorten their text. So they usually use slang or shortened words to complete their message. Some people may be familiar with this kind of writing as they type it many times a day. This familiarity causes more grammatical errors and misspelled words on their formal writing works. Moreover, There is many misinformation on Twitter. News on Twitter spread rapidly but not all are accurate. Twitter has been the important source of breaking-news; however, too much updated news without checking any true information causes people misunderstanding. By spreading rumors around Twitter can misinform millions of people. This may cause confliction, chaos, panic and hatred on the social.
It’s not wrong to use Twitter for getting information or contacting people. But you have to realize that some common things on social network are not appropriate to use in the formal situation. And think carefully before believe or share some news.
Edited by Aomsin