Illiteracy in America can have negative and devastating effects on society as a whole. The effects that illiteracy has range from embarrassment, to low self-esteem, as well as high crime rates. Illiteracy seems to have an even more devastating effect in the lower income communities.
With the ever increasing use of popular social networks to stay in touch with society, so expands the need for businesses to tap into the same networks to maintain a modern connection with current and prospective clients alike. One of the current most popular network sites being used by all facets of society is Facebook. While Facebook has been available to anyone over the age of twelve with an active e-mail address since 2006, not everyone understands the differences between a personal account and a business page or knows how to utilize this particular media. This article will cover just that, starting with a brief history on the creation of Facebook.