Volume 7 Number 6 (Jun. 2012)
Home > Archive > 2012 > Volume 7 Number 6 (Jun. 2012) >
JSW 2012 Vol.7(6): 1265-1272 ISSN: 1796-217X
doi: 10.4304/jsw.7.6.1265-1272

Relationship between Motivation and Behavior of SNS User

Hui Chen

School of Economics and Management, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China

Abstract—With 225 SNS network users as the subjects, the research focuses on the influence of SNS network users’ motivation on their behavior. Data are collected through questionnaires and the relationship between motivation and behavior is studied with relative analytical methods. As shown in the study, information and instrument motivation, entertainment and aesthetic motivation, social connection motivation, altruism motivation, ascription and identification motivation, and intrinsic motivation have significant positive correlation with usage time, usage frequency and usage level of the users.

Index Terms—SNS user, motivation, behavior

[PDF]

Cite: Hui Chen, "Relationship between Motivation and Behavior of SNS User," Journal of Software vol. 7, no. 6, pp. 1265-1272, 2012.

General Information


Warning: mysqli::query(): open_basedir restriction in effect. File(/opt/rasp56/logs/plugin/plugin.log.2024-04-14) is not within the allowed path(s): (/www/wwwroot/www.jsoftware.us/:/tmp/) in /www/wwwroot/www.jsoftware.us/phpcms/libs/classes/db_mysqli.class.php on line 78

Warning: mysqli::query(/opt/rasp56/logs/plugin/plugin.log.2024-04-14): failed to open stream: Operation not permitted in /www/wwwroot/www.jsoftware.us/phpcms/libs/classes/db_mysqli.class.php on line 78

Warning: [OpenRASP] 20002 Fail to open php_stream of /opt/rasp56/logs/plugin/plugin.log.2024-04-14! in /www/wwwroot/www.jsoftware.us/phpcms/libs/classes/db_mysqli.class.php on line 78
ISSN: 1796-217X (Online)
Frequency:  Quarterly
Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Antanas Verikas
Executive Editor: Ms. Yoyo Y. Zhou
Abstracting/ Indexing: DBLP, EBSCO, CNKIGoogle Scholar, ProQuest, INSPEC(IET), ULRICH's Periodicals Directory, WorldCat, etc
E-mail: jsweditorialoffice@gmail.com
  • Mar 01, 2024 News!

    Vol 19, No 1 has been published with online version    [Click]

  • Jan 04, 2024 News!

    JSW will adopt Article-by-Article Work Flow

  • Apr 01, 2024 News!

    Vol 14, No 4- Vol 14, No 12 has been indexed by IET-(Inspec)     [Click]

  • Apr 01, 2024 News!

    Papers published in JSW Vol 18, No 1- Vol 18, No 6 have been indexed by DBLP   [Click]

  • Nov 02, 2023 News!

    Vol 18, No 4 has been published with online version   [Click]