reasons to leave facebook

Reasons for leaving Facebook

There are a million reasons for leaving Facebook and engage in a more healthy and traditional social engagement. More importantly Facebook, the company of Mark Zuckerberg explained that Facebook’s will make the world a more connected place. Well that may not seem to be entirely true.

The first reason could wield on why leave Facebook may be the loss of time that the network already implies that according to statistics a person spends an average of twenty minutes connected to Facebook at each visit he does to the social site, which can be translated to more ‘twenties’ a day depending on how many times you visit the social media per day counting all the visits you make from different devices such as phones, tablets…

This peculiarity makes us lose our precious time on nonsense, waiting for someone to answer your chat or dedicating ourselves to seek someone to talk with. We could spend this time on more important activities like work, school, friends or family relationships.

Other reasons for leaving Facebook is the amount of superficial relationships (emotional and friendship) that are created and developed within this social network. These people could be engaging in almost all your posts or images you publish online without even knowing really who you are. Indeed, in many cases we have people on our Facebook who we would not salute in our normal lives.

On of the main reasons to leave Facebook is also the lack of privacy. This social media is basically saving any record or information you put in your profile or group. Nothing get deleted from Facebooks database. Worst even, you information get sold to other companies and organization that later get to know everything shared about your life either by post, photos, writings and personal opinions on different issues.

Bad system and constant crashes, if you share the same post on different groups or pages you find yourself often blocked and can end up having to make ridiculous test to proof that your profile is really your profile, lately even require your official documents (identification number or passport).

Facebook is not fun anymore hence this is one of the most powerful reasons for leaving Facebook, the social network with their constant censorship, and linearity problems has become a rather boring social network often offending its users.

Facebook can be addictive, and can disrupt our lives and our social engagements with our friends, families… According to a study Facebook addition may lead to situations of sadness.

Also if you want to save your love life do not forget that Facebook causes a third of divorces since due to the labels on the pictures and the constant record of our activity many cases of infidelity or inappropriate behaviour get shared with other people. And this is important to know by all facebook users who are married or have partners.

Finally, Facebook unites and connects us but it can also make much damage and wasting our time if not properly used.  It is important to be careful and make sure to not share important or personal information in the social media.

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