To get and exchange information quickly and conveniently 24/7.
The Internet has made it possible for people to stay in touch from around the world without having to wait for a "snail mail" letter to arrive. One can instant message, email, or Skype.
If you want to reserve a hotel room, purchase airline tickets or plan/reserve a vacation instead of contacting a travel agent you can go directly to a website & place your order.
Need to look up a business phone number? Google the company name as well as get directions within a minute or less!
No more flipping through a fat yellow pages directory!
Have bills to pay? Setup online bill pay through your bank and with a couple of clicks you can pay them all within minutes without buying a single stamp or balance a checkbook register.
Shop for all types of products online and have them delivered to your home without having to go out, park, or stand in line!
Are you single? Choose from a multitude of online dating sites & apps. Your "soul-mate" is potentially only a few clicks away!
Need to find a job? Post your resume on Indeed.com, Monster.com or search for jobs on LinkedIn and email resumes.
Want to stay informed up to the minute you can find out what's going on in the world in "real time" compared with a newspaper that tells you what happened "yesterday".
Watch TV shows, music videos, and movies online.
"A day without the Internet is like a day without sunshine!" :)