Websites

The internet in our day and age is so huge it’s really hard to put in words. You can collect any piece of information imaginable within seconds and the world is at our fingertips. Especially in our stage of life, there are a lot of ways that twenty-somethings can benefit from using this amazing tool. Let’s be honest, we all have had to Google something embarrassing or look up an address across the world.

Well fear not friends! Below is a list of valuable websites for twenty-somethings, everything from fun to career.

  1. Twitter.com – Twitter is one of those sites that can become very addictive very fast. However, don’t turn your nose to it quite yet. It is a great source of information on hundreds of topics. You can see what is happening in your city, see what traffics like, see what time stores are open, see what the weather is like, etc. It’s also a great place to connect with people around you as well as those far away. That’s the best part about it. It’s very easy to interact with other people as well as companies. You can connect with celebrities, news stations, or any other people in your industry. At the same time, it’s a great place to voice your opinions and hear what others have to say on the same topics.
  2. LinkedIn.com – This is an online resume-type site. You are essentially putting your professional career out there for potential employers or existing employees in certain fields to see. You can also interact with others and connect with people you may have worked with in the past. It’s a great way to make connections in the business world. Especially if you are just coming out of school.
  3. Youtern.com – This site is filled with information about internships. Twenty-somethings just out of school are sometimes unsure where they want to work. In the corporate world, internships can be a great way to get your foot in the door of your dream company. This site provides advice, postings and articles all based of internships.
  4. Lifehacker.com – Lifehacker is an absolutely awesome site for all.  There are articles on technology, life, habits, productivity, etc. All topics that will help you improve yourself or things in your life. It has great ideas for ways to “hack” things around you to make them more efficient.
  5. Thoughtcatalog.com – This site is an author-submitted site of articles about anything and everything. Most have a funny vibe to them about life, love, hate, career, and everything in between. For those days where you are resting at home from a hard day’s work, this site will definitely give you a laugh and some inspiration as well as things to think about.
  6. Mashable.com – If you are in the need to catch up on current events, this site is the place to be. It’s filled with the latest news from countries around the world. You can look up news about social media, business, or lifestyle.

All of these sites will help you in some way or another, especially in this hectic time of our lives; these resources are valuable and beneficial, even if it’s just to give you a laugh. Can’t go wrong with that!