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Did You Know That Happiness is Contagious in Social Networks?
I am pretty sure that I already knew this but it sure is nice to hear. Happiness is contagious in social networks. I am a lover of Twitter. I have been from the moment that I signed up. If I am having a bad day, I can go on and instantly I am cheered up by thousands of people posting random things about themselves or others. It is highly addictive but ALWAYS makes me happy.
If you're feeling great today, you may end up inadvertently spreading the joy to someone you don't even know.
This is what happens to me. On Twitter and on Facebook. Social networking can an amazing form of escape or a much needed stress reliever.
New research shows that in a social network, happiness spreads among people up to three degrees removed from one another. That means when you feel happy, a friend of a friend of a friend has a slightly higher likelihood of feeling happy too.
This is so true, isn't it?
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