Thursday 29 June 2023

On the World Social Media Day: Jitters or Jiggles

  It's a world of laughter, a world of tears

It's a world of hopes and a world of fears

There's so much that we share 

that it's time we're aware

It's a small world after all

It's a small world after all

It's a small world after all

It's a small world after all

It's a small, small world

It's a small world, after all; the phrase from the song holds good when we have access to social media at our fingertips. On World Social Media Day, we know we can't ignore it entirely and live; it has become an inseparable aspect of our personal and professional lives, shaping how we communicate and interact. 

As social beings, humans inherently need social connections to thrive. Thanks to social media, the world feels smaller than ever. The advent of social media has led to a significant reduction in the perceived distance between individuals from different parts of the world. As a result, people are now more interconnected than ever before, despite physical boundaries that may exist between them. 

In essence, online social media communities have revolutionized the way we interact with one another, making it easier to form and maintain valuable connections that can positively impact our lives. From communication and collaboration to research and development, technology has transformed the way we live, work, and interact with one another. 

The ability to bridge distances and break down barriers has opened up new opportunities for growth, innovation, and progress, making the world a more connected and accessible place for all. Thankfully, online social media communities offer a means for individuals with similar interests to support one another, even when they stay far apart.

Social media rings many bells in our heads; for a few, it gives jiggles, and for a few, it gives jitters. With innovation brimming every fortnight, we must brace ourselves to mold lives accordingly by bringing them into our lifestyle. 

Social media is like a giant glass door where individuals must decide how many layers of concealment to remove or add. In today's world, being active on social media is essential as it can significantly impact one's personal and professional life. However, it is up to us to make smart decisions on when and how much to share.

Here is an acrostic poem exploring how something can benefit when used wisely but a hindrance if not. 

As we celebrate World Social Media Day, it is worth acknowledging the undeniable role that social media plays in our daily lives. Although there are concerns about its impact on our society, we cannot deny its immense influence. Therefore, it is essential to use social media responsibly, leveraging its benefits while being mindful of its potential drawbacks. By doing so, we can harness its power to enhance our lives and the world around us.

How we use social media to maintain sanity

Follow like-minded accounts

Unfollow Accounts that bring stress to you

Turn off the notification sound

Relevant Social media Posts

Separate Official & Personal Profiles

Be authentic in your content creation

Final Thought on World Social Media Day

Everyone has a unique reaction to social media platforms. For some, it can be an enjoyable experience. However, for others, it may bring discomfort or stress as it can increase anxiety levels. 

It is crucial that we do not rely solely on modern technologies and social media viewpoints in our pursuit of progress. While these can certainly be valuable tools, they also have the potential to do more harm than good if not used responsibly. If we become too reliant on these technologies and viewpoints, we may be regressing rather than moving forward. Therefore, we must approach these resources with caution and a critical eye, always keeping in mind the potential consequences of our actions. By doing so, we can ensure that we are using these tools to their fullest potential and truly making progress toward a better future.

On this Social Media Day, let us make more connections, create beautiful memories, share our joys and sorrows, lend a helping hand, and build a beautiful digital world where everyone walks on the same pedestal.

Stay social because it's a small world, after all !!


  1. This was my first time knowing what an acrostic poem is and you have beautifully summed up the perks and perils of this very powerful tool that could end up making or breaking us.

  2. The way you have described social media is very insightful and impactful. Thanks for sharing such a great blog post.

    - Swarnali Nath

  3. I thoroughly enjoyed reading your insightful and well-written article on World Social Media Day. You beautifully captured the dual nature of social media, highlighting its potential for both positive connections and potential drawbacks. The acrostic poem added a creative touch to the piece. Great job!

  4. Insightful thoughts on Social media day. Social media is a necessary evil these days. The amount of personal info we put out is scary but then we have to use it. For me, it is becoming toxic, although I follow all the ideas you have shared, like blocking accounts or turning off notifications.

  5. Social Media is there to stay and play a more important role in our lives in the years to come, like it or not. Social Media like all other technological advances is a double-edged sword, and one needs to harness its power judiciously.

  6. I so much agree with you that social media is like a big mirror wall, we need to understand how to use it. Great post on Social media day,

  7. You are right, everyone perceives social media differently, we are products of social media (there is no denying in that) and yes using it wisely is the key. Love the short poem you created for this special day.

  8. Social Media can be a friend or a foe depending on how do we use it .. Definately putting limits to the exposure and using it for constructive purpose is what all need to follow . Celebrating World Social Media day is a greta way to remind its importance in our Daily life .

  9. Social media is a strong entity and has become an integral part of our life. If we learn how to maintain the perfect balance we can advantage a lot from it. I liked the line about the glass doors, very innovative.


  10. Social media has become a big part of our lives, connecting us with people all around the world. It has its benefits and drawbacks, so it's important to use it wisely. Let's cherish the connections it brings and create a positive digital world.

  11. True, it's important to reflect on our relationship with social media and make conscious choices to ensure it adds value to our lives. These days it holds significant influence in all aspects of our lives, therefore it is all the more important to use it responsibly so as to maximize its benefits and positively impact society.

  12. This post reminds us that we post responsibly on social media. We should be aware of the condition and should be careful about what we are sharing. Perfect post on social media day.

  13. Absolutely agree with you . let us make more connections, create beautiful memories, share our joys and sorrows on the social media


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