We are going to be exploring the pros and cons of social media in this discussion. Social media has exploded in the last 10 years. Between Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, Weibo and many more here are almost 2 billion social media users across the world. It is a new phenomenon that is shaping us as individuals, and society at large in ways we never anticipated. It is important that we understand and explore these effects in more detail, because social media is here to stay!