Selfie craze 1920’s up till now! Don’t you believe? Read the whole article and i bet you will agree
Selfie craze 1920's up till now! Don't you believe? Read the whole article and i bet you will agree
Selfies are tremendously popular on social media.
Whether you are from 1940’s or 2017’s selfie craze phenomenon was never new.
Don’t you agree?
Let me show you few images of 2019 and i bet you will definiely agree after seeing those
Selfie accessories such as selfie sticks are now commonplace, as are selfie cameras on phones, and the word ‘selfie’ was even added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2013.
We often define ourselves through others opinions and praises. For lots of us , It has almost become as critical to our existence as oxygen. Maybe one of the reasons why the selfie is so trendy nowadays is because it provides the luxury of portraying in the way we want to see ourselves.
Technology gives us the control to shape and manipulate who we are and perhaps mask our flaws and imagined shortcomings in a way that we could not off-line. It’s an opportunity for us to showcase ourselves to the world with little or no repercussions.
So, when the we get “likes” and affirming large number of responses to our selected selfies, the satisfaction is immeasurable. The seductive ego boost is hard to skip. It’s nearly like a drug.
Acoording to Google statistics almost about 93 million selfies were taken per day in 2014, counting only those taken on Android devices.
you must have been thinking this disease of a thing (selfie) started in our generation.
Our ancestors who began the trend since date back to 1920 that we’re now addicted to.so if you’re complaining that taking selfies with one hand is painful, try to imagine how a lot pain our forefathers felt while using both hands.
That was in the 20’s. Welcome to the 21st Century...
these pictures prove that selfies existed before you were born.
Picture by: techkibay, pinterest, himalayatimes