Florian K.
Professional Teacher
How much time do you spend on the internet? What do you usually do?

 A recent study shows that a lot of people spend considerable time online.

Social media usage has doubled in the past couple of years. I  admittedly use social media a lot and I am online most of the time. The nature of my work requires me to be online and so on a daily basis, I am online for 9 or 10 hours a day.


                 Being online can have negative effects on our mental and physical well being and it can cause a sedentary lifestyle and depression. And so, I promised myself to have social media detox once in a while.


   How about you? How much time do you spend online?  Do you feel that staying online has more advantage or disadvantages?


May 25, 2019 11:18 PM
Comments · 8
@Alice I think this is the case for most people who work online. I also spend probably 16 hours online, this includes marketing and teaching.
May 25, 2019
I spend the majority of my time during my day online. I do this because I work from home. I also do not have a drivers license. So I watch Youtube videos or work on writing a novel. 
May 25, 2019

I only check my social media whenever I ca- I don't really have a specific number of hours for such websites like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc...

In my case it's advantageous to use social media because that's where I would get my news and I'm always updated thanks to the internet

May 26, 2019
I try to spend no more time than necessary online. Between teaching, talking with students and doing emails and of course, the occasional email suffices for me. I do however have an issue with the net and social media as it is tearing society apart. You can's go to restaurants or visit a friend's house without someone at the table socializing in some fashion. It's a pandemic, I think!
May 26, 2019
Internet is key for me..It allows me to keep an close eye on current issues and expand my business network for making money..I closely monitor current issues and new developments from many different sources..it's the best way to keep yourself updated..
May 25, 2019
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Florian K.
Language Skills
Chinese (Mandarin), English, Filipino (Tagalog), Finnish, Other
Learning Language
Chinese (Mandarin), Finnish, Other