This survey will be use for course BUS400 and all information collected is confidential.

This questionnaire is intended to better understand the influence social media has on college students and the affected It has on their personal relationships, the way they shop, the way they view current events, and the way they view their hobbies. For this survey social media is defined as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Social media is a form of electronic communication through which users create online communities to share information, create ideas, personal messages, and intimate memories.

Questionnaire:
1. Do you use social media (as define above). o If Yes go to question 2 o If No go to demo 2. If yes, in what areas has social media changed your life. o o o o o Personal relations Shopping Hobbies Current events Other______________

Personal Relations 3. In what ways have Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter change the your personal relationships? o I get to improve communicating with the people I know. o Posting pictures and status and viewing my friends and family status and picture allows me to keep track of my close ones as well as them keeping track of me. o With my busy schedule this is the easiest way to communicate. o Other____________

Posting statuses on my social media wall has improved my personal relationship. 4. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree . 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 5. Posting pictures in my social media website has improved my personal relationships? 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 8.On a scale from 1-5 with 1 being the least and 5 being the most. Social media has changed how I communicate with friends. Social media has changed how I communicate with my significant other? 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 7. Social media changed how I communicate with family? 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 6.

o I am easily able to view when new products are in stock. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree Shopping 12. which allows me to improve the way I shop. In what ways have Facebook. Instagram. Sending private messages to my significant other in social media has improved my personal relationships.9. o Social media provides an overall view of the current trends. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 11. Sending private messages to my friends in social media has improved my personal relationships. Sending private messages to my family in social media has improved my personal relationships. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 10. and Twitter change the way you shopping. o I am easily able to view promotions and sales. o Other________________ .

12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree . Coupons provided in social media have changed the way I shop. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 17. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 14. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 16.On a scale from 1-5 with 1 being the least and 5 being the most. Following my favorite merchant in social media has changed the way I shop. 13. Social media product recommendations have changed the way I shop. Social media has changed the way I shop. Advertisement in social media has changed the way I shop. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 15.

18. Following local news in social media has changed the way I view Current Events. Following national news in social media has changed the way I view Current Events. Instagram. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree Current Events 19. 1. In what ways have Facebook. Following international new in social media has changed the way you view Current Events. o Social media allows me to read about news occurring all over the world. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 22.Disagree . Following fashion trends in social media has changed the way I shop. and Twitter change the way you view current events? o It allows me to easily view the news that relates to me. 20. o It allows me to be well inform about current events much easier and effortlessly. o Other______________ On a scale from 1-5 with 1 being the least and 5 being the most. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 21.Strongly Disagree 2.

Other____________ On a scale from 1-5 with 1 being the least and 5 being the most.3. Following cultural news in social media has change the way I view Current Event. or a collection. Viewing specific events for you favorite interest in social media improves the way I view my interest. a pastime. 24. 25.Strongly Agree 23. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree . 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree Hobbies An interest can be defined as a hobby. leisure time activity. Instagram. Following my preferred pastime trends in social media improve the way I view my interest. o o o o It improves my knowledge on my interest. I am giving advice and recommendation on my interest.Agree 5. a sport. In what ways have Facebook. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 26.Neutral 4. I’m allowed to communicate with other people who enjoy the same interest. entertainment. and Twitter change the way you view your interests.

Strongly Disagree 2. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 29. Viewing my favorite pastime marketplace in social media has improved my view on my favorite interest.Agree .Disagree 3. Product suggestion from my preferred pastime in social media has improved the way I view my interest. Communicating through social media with current classmates has improved my view on school. Social media has improved the way I do my class assignment. 12345School 30. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 28. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 31.27. 1. Following my favorite pastime happening in social media has improved my view on my interest.Neutral 4.

How often do you go on Facebook? o 0-5 times a day. How often do you go on Instagram? o 0-5 times a day. 12345Usage: 33. o 12 plus times a day. Having a range of potential contacts for jobs in social media site has improved the way I view school. Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree .Strongly Agree 31. o 6-12 times a day. o 6-12 times a day.5. 12345Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree 32. o 12 plus times a day. o 12 plus times a day. 34. How often do you go on Twitter? o 0-5 times a day. 35. Social media improved the relationship with my classmates. o 6-12 times a day.

Demo Age: Gender: Year in school: o Freshman 0-30 credits o Sophomore 31-60 credits o Junior 61-90 credits o Senior 90 plus credits Do you own any of the following: (check all that apply) o Computer o Laptop o Tablet o Smart phones o Other cellular devices o Other________________ o None of the above .