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social networking site

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(Communications & Information) a website that allows subscribers to interact, typically by requesting that others add them to their visible list of contacts, by forming or joining sub-groups based around shared interests, or publishing content so that a specified group of subscribers can access it
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In the first week of March, state-owned provider, Nepal Telecom will launch a new social network site, which is presently being tested internally.
The study also suggested launching awareness programmes targeting all members of the family and designing of a social network site under the supervision of community foundation working in the family development sector.
More than half of social network site users (58 percent) say their main profile is set to "private" so only their friends can see it, and women more often choose the "highest restriction" (67 percent of women versus 48 percent of men).
Among specific topics are social network sites as networked publics, social network exploitation, how social network sites affect social capital processes, a typology of social network site usage, motivations for using social network sites and blogs for political information, and artificial agents entering social networks.
A social network site uses software to build online social networks for communities of people who share interests and activities or who are interested in exploring the interests and activities of others.
Heavy, Medium, & Light Social Network Site Users August 2007 Source: comScore Segment Metrix Total Unique Average Average Average Visitors Hours per Pages per Visits Segment (000) User User per User All Users 24,857 5.
Greenhow suggests that educators can help students realize even more benefits from their social network site use by working to deepen students' still emerging ideas about what it means to be a good digital citizen and leader online.
TagWorld, the leading next generation social networking site, today launched TagWorld Video Chat -- the world's first instant text messaging and live video chat for a social network site.
com, a new social network site offering the most exciting technology to date, exclusively geared to teens ages 13-18.
But recently a "counter movement" has emerged with users abandoning social network sites by quitting their accounts and committing "virtual identity suicide", according to the study authors from the University of Vienna.
SOCIAL NETWORK SITES Whatever happened to the days of physically calling to a friend Whatever happened to cuddles and kisses in a relationship Remember the days of excitement, getting a note or a letter For all its good points, todays contacts Haven't made friendships, or relationships any better.
Demographic Profile of Leading Social Network Sites 141

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