This YourTango Vid Gives You Some Scary Insight on Social Media

By: Allison Horner - Published:   Updated: Aug 11 2011 • References: mashable
YourTango, a site which promotes the importance of love and relationships, recently released an anti-social media campaign on the negative effects of networking on relationships and families. The parody focuses on the "after-school special" family environment being ruined by social media.

Is social media forging connections or breaking them? Are relationship-building skills evolving, or is social media hindering people's ability to form and keep them? Check out this YourTango anti-social media campaign and decide for yourselves.

Implications - The YourTango video reveals the impact of social media on personal relationships. The reason why YourTango exists, according to the CEO, is to offer people the opportunity to filter life through prism of love and relationships. Many people are increasingly using social media as a tool to foster relationships and this site is a reaction to that growing trend.

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