Self Promotion Is All the Rage on Social Media
Social media, while it is a very powerful communication tool, can also simply be the means of self promotion, voyerism, and gossip. The longing to be seen and heard is part of the weakness of our flesh. If Pancho Villa, the Mexican revolutionary, were alive today, I am sure he would have an active Facebook page. His last dying words were, “Don’t let it end like this. Tell them I said something.” Here is the question for all of us who use social media: Why?