Many users in teens and early 20s are asking themselves as they wade through endless posts, photos “liked” by people they hardly know and unprepared friend requests. Has it all become a lot of a chore?
“When I first got Facebook I literally thought it was the coolest thing to have. If you had a Facebook you kind of fit in better, because other people had one,” says Rachel Fernandez, 18, who first signed on to the site four or five years ago.But now? “Facebook got kind of boring,” she said.
Chatter about Facebook’s demise never seems to die down, whether it is talk of “Facebook fatigue,” or grousing about how the social media network lost its cool once grandma joined. Read more