Venn conducted a study of more than 500 renters in Detroit, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, and New York City to understand their attitudes and behaviors related to the original social network: neighborhoods.
Despite obsessive use of
social media, people
are lonelier than ever
Think logging into Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter will help you feel more connected to your friends, family, and community? Think they’re a positive force in your life? Think again.
People want to feel
like they belong. They’re
just not sure how
The majority of people don’t connect with their neighborhood despite this desire.