Social Networking involves the simple act of expanding the people you know by meeting the friends of your buddies. They are also used to promote existing businesses.
News breaks first on Twitter because it is a public, real-time, microblogging network. Tweets make it easy to share lots of multimedia content.
The top social network on the web is Facebook. It has more than a billion of active monthly users that log on daily.
Google+ is the fastest growing social networking on the web since its debut in the early summer of 2011. The search giant emphasized on its Collections and Communities features.
The social network for professionals is LinkedIn. It helps people make connections to advance their careers with detailed resumes, work experience, and education.
One of the traditional social networks that share photos in the mobile web is Instagram. It is now the brands’ leading platform for advertisements.