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Social comparison, social media, and self-esteem.
Social networking sites (SNSs), such as Facebook, provide abundant social comparison opportunities. Given the widespread use of SNSs, the purpose of the present set of studies was to examine the… Expand
Who compares and despairs? The effect of social comparison orientation on social media use and its outcomes.
Abstract People vary in their tendencies to compare themselves to others, an individual difference variable called social comparison orientation (SCO). Social networking sites provide information… Expand