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Telegram no data The potential for computer networking to facilitate newly improved forms of computer-mediated social interaction was suggested early on.
Many of these early communities focused on bringing people together to interact with each other through chat rooms, and encouraged users to share personal information and ideas via personal webpages by providing easy-to-use publishing tools and free or inexpensive webspace.
Some communities — such as Classmates.
PlanetAll started in In the late s, user profiles became a central feature of social networking sites, allowing users to compile lists of " friends " and search for other users with similar interests.
New social networking methods were developed by the end of the s, and many sites began to develop more advanced features for users to find and manage friends. Friendster became very popular in the Pacific Islands.
Orkut became the first popular social networking service in Brazil although most of its very first users were from the United States and quickly grew in popularity in India Madhavan, Facebook launched inbecame the largest social networking site in the world  in early The term social media was introduced and soon became widespread.
Information is suited to a gift economyas information is a nonrival good and can be gifted at practically no cost. According to the communication theory of uses and gratifications, an increasing number of individuals are looking to the Internet and social media to fulfill cognitive, affective, personal integrative, social integrative, and tension free needs.
With Internet technology as a supplement to fulfill needs, it is in turn affecting every day life, including relationships, school, church, entertainment, and family. In numerous situations a candidate who might otherwise have been hired has been rejected due to offensive or otherwise unseemly photos or comments posted to social networks or appearing on a newsfeed.
Facebook and other social networking tools are increasingly the aim of scholarly research. Scholars in many fields have begun to investigate the impact of social networking sites, investigating how such sites may play into issues of identityprivacy social capitalyouth cultureand education.
In the times of breaking news, Twitter users are more likely to stay invested in the story. Such models provide a means for connecting otherwise fragmented industries and small organizations without the resources to reach a broader audience with interested users.
These communities of hypertexts allow for the sharing of information and ideas, an old concept placed in a digital environment. Studies have indicated that how a person chooses to use social networking can change their feelings of loneliness in either a negative or positive way.
Users are able to select which photos and status updates to post, allowing them to portray their lives in acclamatory manners. The Role of Networked Publics in Teenage Social Life", social networking sites share a variety of technical features that allow individuals to: The most basic of these are visible profiles with a list of "friends" who are also users of the site.
Some sites allow users to upload pictures, add multimedia content or modify the look and feel of the profile. User profiles often have a section dedicated to comments from friends and other users.
To protect user privacy, social networks typically have controls that allow users to choose who can view their profile, contact them, add them to their list of contacts, and so on.
Additional features[ edit ] There is a trend towards more interoperability between social networks led by technologies such as OpenID and OpenSocial.
In most mobile communities, mobile phone users can now create their own profiles, make friends, participate in chat rooms, create chat rooms, hold private conversations, share photos and videos, and share blogs by using their mobile phone. Some companies provide wireless services that allow their customers to build their own mobile community and brand it; one of the most popular wireless services for social networking in North America and Nepal is Facebook Mobile.
Real-time allows users to contribute contents, which is then broadcast as it is being uploaded—the concept is analogous to live radio and television broadcasts.
Twitter set the trend for "real-time" services, wherein users can broadcast to the world what they are doing, or what is on their minds within a character limit.
While Twitter focuses on words, Clixtranother real-time service, focuses on group photo sharing wherein users can update their photo streams with photos while at an event. Facebook, however, remains the largest photo sharing site—Facebook application and photo aggregator Pixable estimates that Facebook will have billion photos by Summer Instead of connecting individuals based on social interest, companies are developing interactive communities that connect individuals based on shared business needs or experiences.
Many provide specialized networking tools and applications that can be accessed via their websites, such as LinkedIn.
Others companies, such as Monster. These more business related sites have their own nomenclature for the most part but the most common naming conventions are "Vocational Networking Sites" or "Vocational Media Networks", with the former more closely tied to individual networking relationships based on social networking principles.
Foursquare gained popularity as it allowed for users to check into places that they are frequenting at that moment. Gowalla is another such service that functions in much the same way that Foursquare does, leveraging the GPS in phones to create a location-based user experience.
Clixtr, though in the real-time space, is also a location-based social networking site, since events created by users are automatically geotagged, and users can view events occurring nearby through the Clixtr iPhone app.
Recently, Yelp announced its entrance into the location-based social networking space through check-ins with their mobile app; whether or not this becomes detrimental to Foursquare or Gowalla is yet to be seen, as it is still considered a new space in the Internet technology industry.
Companies have found that social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter are great ways to build their brand image.A social networking service is an online service, platform, or site that focuses on facilitating the building of social networks or social networking among people.
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A social networking service is an online service, platform, or site that focuses on facilitating the building of social networks or social networking among people. It can help you get along with other people through chat whether video, text or voice.
Table of Contents Introduction Advantages of Social Networks Disadvantages of Social Networks Influence on people in the future Data Coll.