The 'Social Media Addict or Zombie' Chart Illustrates Online Perils

 - Aug 20, 2011
References: googlygooeys & buzzfeed
Recently featured on the Googly-Gooeys website was an amusing infographic titled 'Social Media Addict or Zombie.' The chart demonstrates the effects that intense online habits can have on one's lifestyle and health. While addictive online habits can lead someone to go scarily insane like the zombie featured on the infographic, it can also lead individuals to become so wrapped up in their virtual activities that they completely check out of reality.

The 'Social Media Addict or Zombie' infographic is accurate in pointing out that those individuals whose eyes are glues to their computer screen will often forego showers, baths and trips to the washrooms. I'm sure everyone can relate to the 'Social Media Addict or Zombie' infographic in one way or another.

Implications - Businesses that are able to portray realistic human tendencies or unfavorable habits in humorous yet accurate ways will likely appeal to a wide audience. Consumers will be drawn to those businesses that are able to make light of a serious situation.