Social DownorNot is a public dashboard that displays the current system status of all the popular social networking websites in near real-time.
The latest traffic data suggests that female users form a majority on all popular social networking sites except Digg where 64% of the traffic is from male users.
This shift in the way we consume information has been brilliantly captured in these graphs by Thomas Baekdal who also predicts that traditional media reporting on newspapers, Television & Radio will disappear by 2020 to be replaced by social news.
List of most popular social networking sites that are free to join and enable you to connect online with members of your interest.
MySpace, Facebook and LinkedIn are some of most talked-about social networks on the Internet with millions of users across the globe. While LinkedIn is all about promoting your professional career, MySpace and Facebook are more for fun or connecting with friends. Then there exists dozens of other "special" social networks like Twitter for tracking current(…)
Results of a social media / blogging survey suggests that consumers in the U.S. and Western Europe are more likely to be passive participants, while those in emerging markets often create content.
You can now add OpenSocial applications to your Orkut profile just like way you add apps in Facebook. Your friends can see list and your interactions get published to your Orkut news feed.
News Corp. officially launched the MySpace India website at in.myspace.com in a market that is ruled by Google Orkut and now Facebook up to a certain degree.
Like the Internet World Maps, this picture illustrates the popularity of various social networks across different countries of the world. Credit: lemonde.fr.