Facebook Celebrates Selfie Day, Skips Safety Message

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Piku Mukherjee, Kolkata: June 21st is a day when social media channels will be ablaze with close-up, finely edited shots of people pointing the camera directly at themselves. Yes, It’s Selfie Day. Facebook, the biggest online social media has given their users new camera effects to click the selfie.

Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California. Its website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg, along with Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughes. Today, Facebook is the main medium to communicate. through Facebook, everybody share their point of view.

While plenty of Instagram and Facebook users may not need another reason to snap and post a selfie, Thursday marks a national holiday to be celebrated with smartphones and filters everywhere. It’s a day when social media channels will be ablaze with close-up, finely edited shots of people pointing the camera directly at themselves.

On june 21 facebook celebartes selfie day and wrote on wall that ‘Whether they are silly, sweet or stunning, selfies are a way to show the world: “This is me, right here, right now.” So today, take your self-portraits to the next level with our new selfie camera effect.’

On 21st June Facebook celebrates world selfie day. But the point is that facebook skips selfie safety messages. Many incident happened around the world while taking selfie. Recently, the horrifying moment a man plunged to his death while taking a selfie has been caught on camera. Ramjan Kagji was picnicking at the famous Gokak Waterfall in the Indian state of North Karnataka when tragedy struck, according to the Times of India. So, be careful while taking selfie. It could be fatal for you. So, Facebook’s duty to serve safety messages while taking selfies.

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