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Impact of Social Networking Sites

The popularity of online social networking sites (SNS) is constantly growing. New social networking practices are being used in areas such as knowledge sharing, development of ideas, creative production, communication etc. Especially in adolescents and young adults these groups can be called the IGENERATION as majority of their daily activities…….

Author(s):

DR. GEETA RAI

Keywords:

Adolescents, Young adult, Social networking sites, IGENERATION, Facebook, Google +

URL:

https://iie.chitkara.edu.in/index.php/iie/article/download/41/21/

References:

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