WHY YOU SHOULD BLOCK FACEBOOK, TWITTER, AND INSTAGRAM
By now, we all know that Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram often steal away our attention and time when we need it most. Often all it takes is a single push notification to send us on an internet rabbit hole that can last minutes, hours, and eventually years. Although spending years on social media can seem exaggerated, a recent study by Mediakix estimated that the average person will spend approximately 5 years and 4 months on social media during a lifetime! A statistic that gets even scarier when compared to the amount of time the average person spends eating – 3 years and five months, or time spent doing laundry, 6 months.
At Freedom, we don’t think you have to block websites like Facebook and Twitter permanently. Many of us can agree that social media does have its benefits, but too often we use it compulsively rather than in a controlled and intentional manner. Read more