Why Does Facebook Make You Unhappy?

Unhappy on Facebook

As great as Facebook can be for some people, a majority of people find themselves unhappy or unfulfilled with their Facebook experience at one time or another.  For some, it is a life-impacting negative drain on their psyche. But they keep coming back for more.

There can be two reasons for this sadness, and many people suffer from both. First, they can become unhappy reading the posts on their Facebook News Feed from their friends, news providers and advertising. Secondly, they may be unfulfilled with how they present themselves to their friends through their Profile, Posts & Interactions with their friends.

Let's break all this down a little more: