Social Network Sites and Its Popularity

Ahmad, Ateeq
March 2011
International Journal of Research & Reviews in Computer Science;Mar2011, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p522
Academic Journal
A social network site focuses on building and reflecting social networks or social relations among people who share the same interests and activities. Such sites essentially consist of user profiles, social links, and a variety of additional services. Most social network site are web based and provide means for users to interact over the internet, such as e-mail and instant messaging. These sites are individual centered whereas online community services are group centered. The basic aim of this article is to find out the social network sites that are most commonly used by Internet audience. And how increasing the popularity of the social network sites last few years.


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