Owner United Online Created by Randy Conrads : Alexa rank 2,761 (December 2013
Owner MacroView: Created by Andrew Weinreich :Launched 1997
Written in C++ and PHP : Alexa rank 2 (December 2013) Alexa Rank is the traffic rank of a website, compared to all other sites on the web. This is provided by Alexa.com
(Chairman and CEO): Mark Zuckerberg : Headquarters Menlo Park, California, U.S. : Launched February 4, 2004
Owner Google Inc. Created by Orkut Büyükkökten Launched 24 January 2004; 9 years ago: Alexa rank 2,437 (December 2013) Orkut was one of the most visited websites in India and Brazil. As of October 2011, 59.1% of Orkut&apos;s users were from Brazil, followed by India with 27.1% and Japan with 6.7%.
Blog: a personal website or web page on which an individual records opinions, links to other sites MicroBlogging: a form of blogging that allows users to write brief text updates (usually less than 200 characters) and publish them, either to be viewed by anyone or by a restricted group which can be chosen by the user Founded: March 2006, San Francisco, California, United States Founders: Evan Williams, Noah Glass, Jack Dorsey, Biz Stone (December 2013)
Headquarters: Mountain View, CA CEO: Jeff Weiner Founded: May 2003 Founders: Reid Hoffman, Konstantin Guericke, Allen Blue Alexa rank 8 (December 2013
Founded January 1994 : Founder(s) Jerry Yang, David Filo : Headquarters, California, U.S. Alexa rank 4
California, United States : February 14, 2005: Written in Python : Alexa rank 3 Founder: Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, Jawed Karim
Available in 14 anguages :Launched August 2003 : alexa 791 : headquater CA. Founder(s) Chris DeWolfe ,Tom Anderson
What is Social
A social Networking is a platform
to build social networks.
Communities of people
who share interest,
and real life connections
Create and maintain many
Information comes to you.
Provides ability to participate and
Social networks connect people at
Most Social Services are web based
and provide means of users to
interact over the internet, such as
email and instant messaging.
Social Networking sites (SNS) are
Social networking site is
a way to meet up with
other people on the net.
People use social networking sites for
meeting new friend, finding old
Social Networking sites
allow users to share ideas
pictures, post, activities,
events and interest.
History of SNS goes to social media
website “classmates .com” created
This website helps users
find, connect and keep
in touch with friends
from School life.
The first officially SNS
“sixdegree.com” was lunched in
1997 and shutdown in 2000.
It allowed users to list friend, Family
members and see their connection
with any other user on the web site.
Face book is a free service that allows
you to create online page to connect
friends, family or make new friends
with anyone anywhere
Written in C++
Alexa rank :2
On your Face book page you can
share pictures, personal
information , messages, videos , join
groups and add applications.
Launched February 4, 2004
Alexa rank 2,437
Orkut is a social networking website
that is owned and operated by
The service is designed to help users
meet new and old friends and
maintain existing relationships.
Launched 24 January 2004
Google employee Orkut Büyükkökten
: March 2006
Twitter is an online social networking
service that enables users to send
and read "tweets", which are text
messages limited to 140 characters.
Registered users can read and post
tweets, but unregistered users can
only read them.
: Alexa rank 10
LinkedIn is a social networking website for people
in professional occupations. Founded in December
2002 and launched on May 5, 2003.
It is mainly used for professional networking. In
2006, LinkedIn increased to 20 million viewers.
Founded: May 2003
Alexa rank : 8
Head Quarter : California, U.S.
Yahoo provides Internet communication services
such as Yahoo Messenger and Yahoo Mail. As of
May 2007, its e-mail service would offer unlimited
Yahoo provided social networking services and
user-generated content, including products such
as My Web, Yahoo Personals, Yahoo 360°,
Founded January 1994
U.S. Alexa rank 4
YouTube is a video-sharing website,
created by three former PayPal
employees in February 2005 and
owned by Google since late 2006, on
which users can upload, view and
Launched first video on 23 April 2005
Alexa rank :3
Written in Python
MySpace is a social networking
website allow you to create and
share personal profiles, groups,
photos, music and videos.
Myspace had a significant influence
on pop culture and music.
Lanched August 2003 :
is leading the biggest
transformation in communication and advertising
since e-mail. From Myspace to Facebook and now
Twitter, it is almost impossible to get through the
day without visiting one of these websites.
Social Networking Websites
Most social networking websites
typically have an open membership.
This means that anyone can become
you are not bound by any
geographical and cultural differences.
The social networking sites also
facilitate you to obtain information
on any subjects from anywhere.
Not too long, we communicate
through the land-line telephone and
To day, we send text messages,
leave voice messages, use instant
messenger, send email, headphones,
cell phones and online videos phones
To communicate effectively in the
social media world means
understanding the new rules.
Meaningful dialogue and plain talk.
To be engaged and involved in the
Personal interactions with others.
• Theft and fraud
• Privacy issues
• Potential for misuse
We’re Learning a New
Shorthand involves a whole new
language of abbreviations.
Some popular terms like LOL (for
“laugh out loud”) have evolved into
unique words that have a meaning
greater than their original
UOS, PU , PIA ,FB etc
We Write for a Larger
Before the Internet, most people
wrote to communicate with one
Now we reach hundreds or
thousands of people with a single
We Often Over share
Social media quickly breaks down
People will post things to their
facebook accounts that they probably
never would have called dozens of
people over the phone to share.
We’re More Concise
Another side effect of Twitter’s text
limit is the ability to get to the point
Gone is small talk.
I gotta run.
We use wd instead of with.
SNS sites are used for purchasing
Building customer relationship.
SNS sites are also helpful in
Every one get frustrated when their
SNS sites do not operate.
Use cautions when you click links.
Know what you have posted about
Talk to your kids about Social