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Why teens are tiring of Facebook #socialmediateens

Why teens are tiring of Facebook #socialmediateens | MarketingHits | Scoop.it

To understand where teens like to spend their virtual time nowadways, just watch them on their smartphones. Their world revolves around Instagram, the application adults mistook for an elevated photography service, and other apps decidely less old-fashioned than Mark Zuckerberg's kingdom.


And therein lies one of Facebook's biggest challenges: With more than 1 billion users worldwide and an unstated mission to make more money, Facebook has become a social network that's often too complicated, too risky, and, above all, too overrun by parents to give teens the type of digital freedom or release they crave.

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Interesting article about how teens use social media including Instagram.

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Ursula O'Reilly Traynor's comment, March 3, 2013 1:02 PM
thanks brian! an interesting read indded..I wish we could link Instagram with scoopit with an easy click ..or am I missing something? very possible!