Is Social Media Making us Narcissistic?
Narcissism is the preoccupation with one’s self, self image, and an obsession with how they are perceived by others. One of the downfalls of increased use of social media is an increase in the number of people putting themselves “out there” to the world. Feeding off the reactions and praise of others can be good for self-image and self-worth, but it can also have a negative impact on one’s emotional health and well-being.
Today’s infographic points out some of the signs and signals of narcissism and the negative impact that social media (focusing on Facebook and Twitter) is having on many. [VIA]