Construction of My Identity on Internet Construction of my identity is based nowadays mostly on Internet, because it is one of the most popular means of communication. There are three main issues to admit. Frankly speaking Im greatly influenced by the group of my on-line friends, by on-line diaries and on-line web cameras. And it is necessary to admit creating home page to promote my portfolio. It is seen that Internet has great number of ways to construct your identity. Internet creates identities which represent the deepest desirable traits and actions. Therefore Internet requires adaptation and socialization. And my identity is also constructed with the help of on-line learner/mentor.
I use Internet and mentors influence with the aim to provide: Positive and favorable guidance with the help of Internet mentor who has influenced my identity greatly. On-line mentor gives advices and helps to solve problems. In some way he directs me in the necessary way to achieve better results. To increase my confidence and self-awareness. On-lime learner allows me to contemplate how to get into virtual world. For the first time I was able only to observe what it means to be belong to on-line groups, what preferences on-line persons have and what they like to do at different sites and chats. Internet mentor was the first and the most important person for me.
Our individual identity is shaped fundamentally by the society in which we live. However, identity is also shaped by an individual’s sense of self. Society plays a crucial role in forming a sense of identity by influencing the individual through the interactions, norms, and values that are accepted. If the individual carries out an action which doesn’t fit with our society, they are deemed a ...
He helped to develop new skills and strategies how to live in modern rapidly changing world. The next group is my on-line friends. Due to their influence I became more confident, friendly and open to other people in real world. I understood that communication is very important and necessary, because as it was mentioned by famous French writer communication is the greatest luxury given to people. On-line friends were the first step of constructing my new identity with the help of Internet. On-line friends provided me with necessary information about the virtual world, how to search and to select really interesting and important sites for studying and just for entertaining.
What is more important they persuaded me that I had to study and to develop my creative thinking. In order to construct my identity in Internet they made me create my home page. The purpose of crating my home page was to display my portfolio and other information to arrange new friendly and business relations. For me the purpose why I have created such page is identity construction, because home page is not only organization of personal materials, but the important constituent of my identity. Construction of my identity is connected with constant change of moral values, attitudes towards friends and relatives, social behavior. My home page is acting as the medium for negotiating. It is virtual friends that made me to create home page and told that it would help to define who I was.
Home page can be easily revised and it is the best suited for dynamic identity construction. The last thing that I was forced to do is using webcam, because they are rather new media for self-projecting. With the help of live video I like to transmit real-time information about my identity. Webcam transmit continual changes of my identity construction process. Due to webcam I provide more exact and accurate information about myself. In conclusion it is necessary to say that construction of my identity on Internet is a very long process.
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People who influenced greatly my identity construction are on-line friends and on-line mentors. Due to them I discovered such interesting things as real-time webcams and home pages with portfolio. All these elements are of great importance, because they assist in identity construction based on Internet. Id like to mention that real relatives, family members and friends are influencing my decisions and social behavior e.i. they influence my identity in real world..