This also illustrates the academic performance of students using social networking sites.
Students acquiring 3.0 to 3.5 GPA in examinations are most inclines to these sites for entertainment .
However the study must be finally specified about theories as to how youth uses social networking sites and must enact communication behavior that should result in their benefit .
Effect of social networking sites usage on the studies of Nigerian students This study evaluates the effect of social networking sites on the students and justifies that no significant effect of these sites are found to hamper their studies but there is no clear balance of its usage.
In terms of gender division, male users are more as compared to female users wherein male users generally derive knowledge based information from these sites.
It focuses on the fact that most of the youth uses these sites due to influence of their friends and just because their friends have been using and accessing these sites.The study argues against the notion claiming that due to the rapid popularity of social networking sites the youth tends to distract themselves from their studies and professions but on the contrary is also developing friendly and social ties with the world that revolves around them .Impact of social networking sites in the changing mindsets of youth on social issues This paper elucidates that men spend more time as compared to women on social networking sites to review these social issues and yet women are very sensitive to issues like these exisiting in the world.Students do not realize as to when and where to use these social networking sites and are witnessed using them in areas such as lecture halls while lectures are going on and also during study and reading hours of their work schedules.This incorporates the suggestion to youth in order to efficiently allocate their time and reschedule their timings to face terms with what needs to be done .Individuals have set their own limits as to when and when not to access these websites but we witness very few out of the lot who does not access or make use of these sites at all.Evaluating the amount of research that surrounds the usage of social networking sites in the education system, it is important to determine whether or not, have these sites led to any impact on student engagement and achievement.These sites have held an addiction to the youth wherein they find it difficult to concentrate on their work and prefer logging in and jumping across one site to another.Some have derived benefit out of these sites whereas some have become academically challenged by the use of these websites.• To determine the usage of specific social networking sites by the youth.• To analyze the credibility over the information received from social networking sites.