Trends in Social Media

Social media refers to the means of interactions among people in which they create, share, and exchange information and ideas in virtual communities and networks or we can say Social media is not just an activity . it is an investment of valuable time and resources. Which surround yourself with people who not just support you and stay with you but inform your thinking about ways to wow your online presence. 

Social media has exploded as a category of online discourse where people create content, share it, bookmark it and network at a prodigious rate. Examples include Facebook, Instagram, MySpace, Twitter and YouTube. Because of its ease of use, speed and reach, social media is fast changing the public discourse in society and setting trends and agendas in topics that range from the environment and politics to technology and the entertainment industry.

There are different types of social media trends and it changes on the daily or weekly basis like there are many different social media trends happening nowadays some of the latest trends are :

Chandrayaan-2 –

Chandrayaan-2 is India's second moon mission which was unfortunately partially successful but still ISRO is trying to re-establish contact with the Vikram Lander. news about chandryaan-2 mission is very trending on social media these days . it has taken over the social media with its establishment.

Instagram Stories-

Instagram stories will continue to be one of the top 2019 social media trends. The short-form content option that this feature on Instagram offers works for you in many ways. stories are not a new feature on Instagram but new features are constantly being added on the platform. Gifs, filters, different modes (slow motion, time-lapse, video, type), question stickers, pools and more add-on features make it trendy among people.

Videos Will Continue to Be The Most Popular Content-Type-

It has been predicted that videos will be behind about 80% of consumer traffic by 2020. Video continues to be one of the most engrossing content types.  In 2019, innovations in video marketing are going to take over the social media industry and you will see more video marketing, particularly in the form of live streams. Vertical videos, thanks to IGTV will become a norm in 2019.

Quora will be very important than ever-

Quora is not a mere Q&A platform. Besides helping people find answers to different topics, Quora can be a good space for creating brand awareness. In 2019, Quora will be an important platform to market your brand. Although you cannot create the company/business profile on quora, you can use it to represent your brand. Quora is the perfect platform to display your expertise in a given field and also you can build an entire information-sharing community. According to the recent survey, Quora for marketing about your brand will be one of the latest trends in social media in 2019.

Influence of  New Age Technology on trends of Social Media

Technological advances have revolutionized social media trends and the ways in which humans communicate. Technology lends itself well to social media trends and is now used in presentation software, groupware, messaging systems, telecommunications networks etc.

Technology has changed the ways in which we do business. This is especially evident in the way in which social media such as telecommunications systems, instant messaging, the World Wide Web and social networking platforms now function.
 New computer hardware and software platforms are being developed around a social element. Businesses that interact directly with their customers and product and service providers need to stay abreast of technology and its influence on social media and be fluent in the use of social technologies.


Social media changed our life so much. Our life became more convenient because social media is a very useful tool for us in 21st century, it could help us to improve our life. However, we have to aware of how we use them. If we could use social media smartly, having social media will become a good change for us.
 Developments in social media are constantly changing and  you’ve got to stay up to date with the latest trends to keep your finger on the pulse and effectively reach your target audience and we are responsible for making anything popular or non-popular so promote and adopt it wisely because everything has its pros and cons but its all depends on us how we use it and why we use it for.

So we can say that “Social media is just a buzzword until you come up with a plan."

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