Reasons Why Nigerians Love Social Media
Reasons Why Nigerians Love Social Media
Written by Hercules Uwadia
We are taking time to write this article in case if you sees your child holding his phone and hardly pay you attention, you should know that he or she is online and i will be giving so reasons why they love social media.Since technology has grown and hs taken over the whole world, and making the world a global village, the power and the influence of social media has taken hold on people and it is very obvious and very clear. When you check the high level of interaction that goes on in the social media everyday among people, there wont be any question regarding to know why your son or daughter is stock with that mobile phone in his or her hand, you shouldn’t be asking how your question would have been why Nigerians love social media.
The fact is that many Nigerians use social media to stay connected with friends and long lost school mate and also to know what is happenings in our world. So many Nigerian has find out their time on social media making great positive things from it turning it as an avenue to simply their business through social media platforms. The question i have ask myself and yet i have no question to the answer is when you see so many Nigeria they carry extra battery and most Nigerians has been hooked with Facebook, on Whatsapp, Wechat, Twitter, badoo, also with all other social media not listed.
* E – Commerce: This part is one of the reason why some Nigerians is on social media, the truth is if you are an entrepreneur, and you have some products you wishes to sell, If you have a breakthrough on the social media you can get the whole world. If you are a very good marketer, you should know by now that your product is not a conversation on the social media, then you have not truly drive business to the mind and door of people. the light of Konga, Jumia is a prove that they act of interacting with customers helps to drive business and also helps in strengthen customers’ loyalty.
* Pass- Time: The connection on Social media like whatsapp and facebook are getting more and more impressive. with the improvement on some social media such as whatsapp, imo, skype who now make use of video calls down to voice calls, voice recording, sending all sort of photos from one person to another. The Social media are not just trying to drive conversations, social media actually create conversations for so many people, this is to while away time and keep you busy i you are less busy. Many Nigerians in social media may not call you but they may be able to send you messages on either on whatsapp or any other social network.
* Social Interaction: Another reason many Nigerians is on Social media, is beacuse it allow them to be very social. The truth is most people many not be free or bold enough to have an interaction with those or have a conversation with those on their Facebook messenger or Whatsapp contact, let alone on BBM. One of the thing i have notice is that most young people can talk freely on social media and they can also connect so fast on social media then physical contact.
E-Reading: It makes Nigerians wants to read, when you are on Social media it makes you read every information online. So many expert has done some research to show that most people not only Nigerians tend to read better when anything is put online.
Online Dating: This is another one of the main reason so many Nigerian guys are online, i may not say for the ladies but However, social media has been known for finding the right lover. That is why there are so many apps on so many Social media such as Whatsapp, Imo, including BBM, many do not trust facebook contact because of what they ave experience over the years and social media are known to be a match making agent for must Nigerians.
The social media has been the way where a lot of people hooking up, and letter share their real contact and meet their true love or meet their worst night mare.