Posts Tagged ‘social’


Social Networking: What is it About?

December 1, 2007

Anyone who has been around the Internet over the last few years almost cannot help but stumble upon a social networking site such as Myspace or Facebook or LinkedIn. They all have some common elements but also have¬†different features and even different foci. So we ask, what is a social network (S/N)¬†site? What differentiates an S/N site from other user-centric websites? Let’s take a look. Read the rest of this entry ?


The Making of a Niche Social Network: The Beginning

November 28, 2007

As the first post of this journal, we can start by asking “why”? Why build a new social network when there are hundreds, if not thousands of social networking (S/N) sites floating around the Internet? Why not stop now while we’re ahead? What will this new site have to offer that the other big sites don’t offer? Fair questions. Read the rest of this entry ?