‘Facebook’ dan Peningkatan Modal Sosial
This paper attempted to see how is the usage of social network called facebook can increase social capital and gain mutual benefit between users. Looking at benefits of social capital in increasing the welfare of society, we need ways to increase social capital. Social capital is often being researched in villages where the relation ofthe society is very strong. But in cities there are lack ofways to iincrease social capital. The result is facebook has benefit in increasing social capital ifwe see the components ofsocial capital which are trust, networking and norms dan give economic and political benefit but it can not replace direct interaction between people.
Key words: Social Capital, Mutual Benefit, Trust. Networking, Norms.