Eilish McMenamin
Applied Psychology / Year 4

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Eilish McMenamin

Eilish McMenamin

Applied Psychology

Year 4

  • Project Title The Effect of Self-esteem and Personality Type on Facebook and Instagram Usage.
  • Course BSc [Hons] Applied Psychology
  • Year 4
  • Contact Info n00147507@student.iadt.ie

Self-esteem and Personality Type in FB and Instagram Usage

To explore the possibility that an individual's level of self-esteem and personality type have an effect on their Facebook and Instagram usage.

Project Description

While no significant results were found in this present study, it did provide theoretical implications and directions for future research. The present study sought to look at the two individual variables in conjunction with Instagram which has yet to be done before. It provides beneficial insight into the topic of Instagram and the potential influential factors in its usage.

Project Findings

No significant results were found when looking at both personality type and self-esteem on Facebook and Instagram Usage.

Eilish McMenamin
Applied Psychology / Year 4