More people than ever before in history are using social networking
sites to connect with friends and family. These sites are also one of the best sources on the Web for finding content on virtually any topic you can think of. In this list, we're going to take a look at the top social networking sites on the Web, along with creative ways you can use these sites to find information, look for people, and keep track of trending topics.
is the most popular social networking site on the Web with literally millions of registered users.
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Twitter has become one of the largest social networking sites on the Web, giving users the ability to connect with anyone anywhere in the world simply by "following" and "tweeting".
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MySpace is really the original social networking site. Members can personalize their home pages, upload music, share videos, and much more.
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LinkedIn is a social networking site with a very important twist: it's focused primarily on business and job contacts. If you're looking for a new position, LinkedIn is an excellent resource to tap into.
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is a fast-growing site based around finding images, photos, video, and other multimedia, creating collections, and then sharing those images with others. Since its launch in 2010, Pinterest is growing at a fantastic rate, making it one of the most popular places on the Web, especially for women.