Social Media Throughout the Years

  • Netflix

    Netflix is a provider of on-demand Internet streaming media available to viewers in all of North America. Netlfix allows users to pick a movie or tv show they would like to watch directly onto their t.v, laptop, computer, phone etc. at their personal preference.
  • Scoop

    Scoop is a New Zealand internet news site run by Scoop Media Limited, part of the Scoop Media Cartel. In addition to being a general news website, Scoop also contains sub-sites with specific focus.
  • Stumble Upon

    Stumble Upon
    StumbleUpon is a search engine that finds and recommends web content to its users. Its features allow users to discover and rate Web pages, photos, and videos that are personalized to their tastes and interests using peer-sourcing and social-networking principles.
  • Linked In

    Linked In
    Linked In is a business-oriented social networking site. It's main purpose is for the use of professional networking. It was founded by Ried Hoffman in late 2002 but lanched it in early summer of 2003. It's current status is active.
  • MySpace

    MySpace is a social networking service with a strong music emphasis, owned by Specific Media LLC and Chris DeWolfe. Myspace was launched in July 2003 and is headquartered in Beverly Hills, California.‎
  • Flickr

    Flickr is an image hosting and video hosting website, and web services. The service is widely used by photo researchers and by bloggers to host images that they embed in blogs and social media.
  • Facebook

    Facebook is a social networking site created in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg. Other founders are Eduardo Saverin,
    Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughes.
    Today Facebook is still active.
  • Reddit

    Reddit is a private social media site that allows users to use it for enterainment and news. Users can submit content, such as text posts or direct links. It was created by Steve Huffmann.
  • Yahoo!Answers

    Yahoo! Answers is a community-driven question-and-answer (Q&A) site or a knowledge market. The site is a collaboration site which allows others to communicate answers through their screens.
  • Squidoo

    Squidoo was a community Web site platform that allowed users to create pages, called "lenses," which could then be used to sell products for profit or charitable donation It was created by Seth Godin in 2005.
  • Twitter

    Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets". Twitter was created by Jack Dorsey, and Noah Glass. It's avalable in different languages and still active today.
  • SlideShare

    SlideShare is a Web 2.0 based slide hosting service. Users can upload files privately or publicly in PowerPoint, PDF, Keynote or OpenDocument presentations.
  • Tumblr

    Tumblr is a microblogging platform and social networking website. Much of the website's features are accessed from the "dashboard" interface, where the option to post content and posts of followed blogs appear.
  • IOS

    iOS, previously iPhone OS is a mobile operating system developed by Apple Inc. It is the operating system that powers many of the company's iDevices. It was developed just for Apple users.‎
  • Pinterest

    Pinterest is a web and mobile application company that offers a visual discovery, collection, sharing, and storage tool. This social media was founded by Ben Silbermann. Users use pins to save ideas or pictures for their own personal life.
  • Instagram

    Instagram is an online mobile photo-sharing, video-sharing and social networking service that enables its users to take pictures and videos. It was created by Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger.
  • Google +

    Google +
    Google Plus was created as as social networking and as an identity service. It's owned and operated by Google Inc. There are at least 300 million users everyday. It remains active to this day.
  • Snapchat

    Snapchat is a photo messaging application developed by Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy, and Reggie Brown. Using the application, users can take photos, record videos, add text and drawings, and send them to a controlled list of recipients.
  • Vine

    Vine is a short-form video sharing service. Each video is 6 seconds long with repetition. The creators are Dom Hofmann and Collin Kroll. Vine's app can also be used to browse through videos posted by other users, along with groups of videos by theme, and trending, or popular, videos.
  • HubPages

    HubPages is a user generated content, revenue-sharing website. Hubs are magazine-style articles on a specific topic, that users can use to post their own words.