A Forbes review reflected over the idea that social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter will continue in existence without any issues because people simply do not usually leave one website for the other. Instead they have additional accounts sometimes even on their own websites which they divide between personal and business acquaintances.
What he expressed concern for just being a fad was the gaming realm of social media, when one newer edition preceeds an older one, or when gamers get hooked entirely on a new game, leaving their old favorite in the dust.
I wouldn’t assume social media is just a fad as people seem to be quite content with the new way of being constantly and instantly connected, but then again something better could come along and replace it entirely. That is the beauty of technology.
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