Development of instagram social media as a non-toxic application with positive and interactive information

Magdalena Palang Lewoleba(1), Maria Vianey Agustiningsih Dyah Kurniasa(2), Hillary Wixie Reandsi(3), Gabriela Basilisa(4),
(1) Universitas Katolik Indonesia Atma Jaya  Indonesia
(2) Universitas Katolik Indonesia Atma Jaya  Indonesia
(3) Universitas Katolik Indonesia Atma Jaya  Indonesia
(4) Universitas Katolik Indonesia Atma Jaya  Indonesia

Corresponding Author
Copyright (c) 2022 Magdalena Palang Lewoleba, Maria Vianey Agustiningsih Dyah Kurniasa, Hillary Wixie Reandsi, Gabriela Basilisa

DOI : https://doi.org/10.29210/810148100

Full Text:    Language : en

Abstract


Instagram is one of the social media that is widely used by people in Indonesia from various backgrounds and various age groups. Various information can be obtained easily from social media, including Instagram. Instagram users can share information with each other in the form of photos and videos, the information conveyed is of various types, ranging from news, to just updating the personal lives of Instagram users. The use of Instagram can have both positive and negative impacts. This research was conducted to determine the views of Instagram users and the desired content of Instagram users as a social media that they often use and to develop the use of Instagram as a technological medium that can be used to spread positive information. The type of research used is Research and Development (R&D), the population in this study is Instagram users with several age groups. The data obtained were then analyzed using several theories from various references studied by researchers. The conclusion in this study shows that respondents feel that the content that we present on Instagram is useful and interesting content.

 


References


Anna, L. K. (2017). Instagram, Media Sosial Paling Buruk bagi Kesehatan Mental. Retrieved from https://lifestyle.kompas.com/read/2017/07/14/073913720/instagram-media-sosial-paling-buruk-bagi-kesehatan-mental?page=all.

Blakemore, E. (2019). Instagram Public Awareness Campaign Aims For Real Talk About Mental Health. Retrieved from https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/instagram-public-awareness-campaign-aims-for-real-talk-about-mental-health/2019/05/24/cecfba8e-7cb5-11e9-8ede-f4abf521ef17_story.html

Brooks, A. (2018). 7 Unexpected Ways Instagram Has Changed The World. Retrieved from https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/7-unexpected-ways-instagram-has-change-the-world/539032/

Emavardhana, T., & Tori, C. D. (1997). Changes in Self-Concept, Ego Defense Mechanisms, and Religiosity Following Seven-Day Vipassana Meditation Retreats. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 36(2), 194. https://doi.org/10.2307/1387552

Gomez, C. P. (2018). How To Use Your Instagram Account To Develop A Positive Mindset. Retrieved from https://forbes.com/sites/palomacanterogomez/2018/12/20/how-to-use-your-instagram-account-to-develop-a-positive-mindset/#765ab0161eb4

Kick, R. (2004). The Key to Self-Discovery. Canada : Trafford Publishing.

Li, S. (2019). “Therapy Influencers” Are Using Instagram to Spread Mental Health Awareness. Retrieved from https://www.teenvogue.com/story/therapy-influencers-instagram-mental-health-awareness

Maddux & Kleiman. (2016). The Wiley Handbook of Positive Clinical Psychology. New Jersey : Wiley-Blackwell.

Manuntung, A. (2018). Terapi Perilaku Kognitif pada Pasien Hipertensi. Malang : Wineka Media.

Nancy, Y. (2019). Pengguna Facebook & Instagram di Indonesia Terbanyak ke-4 di Dunia. Retrieved from https://tirto.id/pengguna-facebook-instagram-di-indonesia-terbanyak-ke-4-di-dunia-ee8n

Sari, F. K., Farida, F., & Syazali, M. (2016). Pengembangan Media Pembelajaran (Modul) berbantuan Geogebra Pokok Bahasan Turunan. Al-Jabar: Jurnal Pendidikan Matematika, 7(2), 135-152. https://doi.org/10.24042/ajpm.v7i2.24

Siddiqui, S., & Singh, T. (2016). Social media its impact with positive and negative aspects. International Journal of Computer Applications Technology and Research, 5(2), 71-75. Retrieved from https://ijcat.com/archives/volume5/issue2/ijcatr05021006.pdf

Situmorang, D. D. B. (2018). How amazing music therapy in counseling for millennials. COUNS-EDU: The International Journal of Counseling and Education, 3(2), 73-79. https://doi.org/10.23916/0020180313220

Situmorang, D. D. B. (2020). Online/cyber counseling services in the COVID-19 outbreak: Are they really new?. Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling, 74(3), 166-174. https://doi.org/10.1177/1542305020948170

Situmorang, D. D. B. (2021a). ‘Herd stupidity’as a result of ‘irrational beliefs’: The mental health issues in the COVID-19 outbreak. Asian Journal of Psychiatry, 65, 102851. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2021.102851

Situmorang, D. D. B. (2021b). “Rapid Counseling” as a new breakthrough: An alternative approach for patients with COVID-19. Archives of psychiatric nursing, 35(6), 645-646. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apnu.2021.08.010

Situmorang, D. D. B. (2021c). Music as a Healing Medicine in COVID-19 Pandemic. Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling, 75(3), 224-226. https://doi.org/10.1177/1542305020980343

Situmorang, D. D. B. (2021d). Using TikTok app for therapy and sharing happiness in COVID-19 outbreak. Addictive Disorders & Their Treatment, 20(4), 595-596. https://doi.org/10.1097/ADT.0000000000000255

Situmorang, D. D. B., & Salim, R. M. A. (2021). Perceived parenting styles, thinking styles, and gender on the career decision self-efficacy of adolescents: how & why?. Heliyon, 7(3), e06430. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2021.e06430

Strickland, A. (2014).Exploring the Effects of Social Media Use on the Mental Health of Young Adults. Retrieved from https://stars.library.ucf.edu/honorstheses1990-2015/1684

Tirtawinata, C. M. (2013). Mengenal dan menemukan diri melalui kebersamaan dengan orang lain. Humaniora, 4(2), 1309-1319. Retrieved from https://media.neliti.com/media/publications/167224-ID-mengenal-dan-menemukan-diri-melalui-kebe.pdf

Trifiro, B. (2018). Instagram Use and Its Effect on Well-Being and Self-Esteem. Master of Arts in Communication. Retrieved from https://digitalcommons.bryant.edu/macomm/4/


Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


Copyright (c) 2022 Magdalena Palang Lewoleba, Maria Vianey Agustiningsih Dyah Kurniasa, Hillary Wixie Reandsi, Gabriela Basilisa

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.