- Elon Musk says Instagram makes individuals “depressed” and Twitter makes them “angry.”
- On Sunday, the Twitter CEO requested his followers which platform was higher.
- Musk has expressed his reservations about Instagram earlier than.
Twitter’s CEO, Elon Musk, says Instagram makes individuals depressed and Twitter makes them offended.
On Sunday, Musk requested his Twitter followers which platform was higher, tweeting: “Instagram makes people depressed & Twitter makes people angry. Which is better?”
One Twitter account replied that Twitter does not make them offended however makes them snigger. Musk responded by saying he does snigger so much on Twitter.
Musk has expressed his reservations about Instagram earlier than.
Appearing on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast in 2018, Musk mentioned that one of many points with social media is that “people look like they have a much better life than they really do.”
Musk mentioned on the podcast that Instagram could make individuals appear better-looking and happier “than they really are.” He added that seeing engaging and glad individuals on social media could make individuals suppose, “I’m not that good looking and I’m not that happy. So I must suck.”
Representatives for Musk didn’t instantly reply to Insider’s request for additional remark.
Musk, who purchased Twitter for $44 billion final 12 months, has additionally been questioning if individuals ought to use social media much less.
In response to a Twitter consumer who shared a 2021 examine by the Survey Center on American Life that discovered individuals’s social circles had shrunk within the final three a long time, Musk said: “Maybe we should spend less time on social media … ?”