The History of Social Media Networking

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  • Six Degrees

    Six Degrees
    First social networking site.It enabled users to upload a profile and make friends with other users.
  • LinkedIn

    LinkedIn launches a business- and employment-oriented social networking service that operates via websites and mobile apps
  • Myspace

    Myspace launches, offering an interactive, user-submitted network of friends, personal profiles, blogs, groups, photos, music, and videos.
  • Facebook

    Facebook website is launched by Mark Zuckerberg and along with fellow students. It is a social networking website and service where users can post comments, share photographs and links to news or other interesting content on the Web, play games, chat live, and even stream live video.
  • Flickr

    Flickr becomes a popular photo-sharing and hosting service with advanced and powerful features. It supports an active and engaged community where people share and explore each other's photos
  • YouTube

    Website designed to share videos
  • Reddit

    Reddit is created. It is a social news aggregation, web content rating, and discussion website. Anyone can submit a link of question and people can reply.
  • Twitter

    The app is released. It is an online news and social networking service where users post and interact with messages, "tweets", restricted to 140 characters.
  • Tumblr

    Tumblr is a microblogging and social networking
  • Instagram

    An app made for sharing photos and videos from a smartphone.
  • Snapchat

    Snapchat is a mobile app that allows users to send and receive "self-destructing" photos and videos.
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