Most Facebook Posts Inspired by Envy, Finds Study

What drives you to keep posting your "good times" pictures on Facebook? Envy is a key motivator behind such posts and that contributes to a decrease in mental well-being among users, says a new study.

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Unztayble1147d ago

I don't spend too much time on FB. I go in, see if I get any updates, and I get out. I don't scroll down to see anybody's posts.

If something negative makes it to the top of my news feed, I unfollow that person. That is Facebook's best feature.

I realized that nobody's life, that I know of, on FB is as awesome as they make it seem.

I only post pics of me and my friends doing activities or at events. None of that narcissistic crap. Only positivity and happiness. I opted out of the comparison game.

micx1147d ago

"Sharing pictures and stories about the highlights of your life - that's so much of what Facebook is for, so you can't take that away."

I believe a lot of people are missing out on the fact that most of the stuff on Facebook are highlights and person's real life. People get a wrong perception about what life is.

On the other hand, some people's lives have more highlights than the others...

KingPin1146d ago

facebook - where people compare other peoples "highlights" to their own "behind the scenes".