Social Media Social media motivates cause-supporting adults to take action, study finds More than half of the respondents in a survey of digitally savvy adults interested in supporting benevolent causes would rather help online rather than in person. By Matt WilsonMarch 20, 2013 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.