Facebook & Other Awesome Social Networks

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Facebook, the most popular social site, rises from the demand for "keeping in touch" of an old Ivy Leaguer - namely Mark Zuckerburg.

Being a "social phenomenal" with more than 350 million users worldwide, the recipe for success of Facebook include: Simplicity (a very straightforward way to keep track and communicate with your friends with a self-explanatory and easy to use interface), Privacy (the only social site to take your privacy into a new high level by a system of friend network division), News Feed (The defining features of Fabebook gives users quick and easy access to interesting information about their friends from the homepage) and the Developer Platform (a lot of cool existing and upcoming applications greatly improve the overall experience on Facebook). 

Facebook is undeniable the greatest friend and colleague networks on the Internet. Therefore, if you are interested in something different from updated information on your friends\' lives and works, if you do love to join a social networks for some specific affinities, hobbies, or occupations, there\'s likely to be a dedicated social network for it. 

 

deviantART


A famous forum for painters, photographers, cartoonists, and other visual artists - a perfect place for users introduce (and share) their work. They could also sell their works as well for interested buyers

This is a famous forum for painters, photographers, cartoonists, and other visual artists to introduce and share their work. They can also sell their works as well for buyers.

 

GoFISHn


The network\'s 4,000 fishing-lovers express their interest on fishing and sharing maps that pinpoint where fish are biting, because, as the website inventor - Ned Desmond said

The network\'s 4,000 fishing lovers express their interest in fishing and sharing maps that pinpoint where fish are biting. The website inventor - Ned Desmond said "Fishermen love to look at other people\'s catches".

 

CafeMom


A network for mother with over 20,000 discussion groups— where moms share with each other any thing mom-related. Cute-kid pictures are also one of the favorite conversation piece

CafeMon is a network for mothers with over 20,000 discussion groups where moms share with each other anything mom-related. Cute-kid pictures are also one of the favorite conversation piece.

 

 

Dogster


A website for 4-legs friend with more than 700,000 (human) members - where you can add dogs to your

A website for 4-legs friend with more than 700,000 (human) members - where you can add dogs to your "corral," read doggy diaries, or just give a dog a bone. A similar one has released for kitties called Catster

 

ResearchGATE


A real gate for scientist friends, with more than 500,000 users coordinate research in areas such as artificial intelligence and cancer biology.

More than 500,000 users coordinate research in areas such as artificial intelligence and cancer biology in this real gate for scientists.

 

 

PatientsLikeMe


Monthly 80,000 patients suffering from depression, Parkinson\'s use the site to log the progress of their treatments.

Monthly 80,000 patients suffering from depression, Parkinson\'s use the site to log the progress of their treatments.

 

 

myTransponder


Where you can find pilot job, flight instruction or even some aviation software? It\'s exclusive at 2000-users myTransponder website.

Where you can find pilot job, flight instruction or even some aviation software? It\'s exclusive at 2000-users myTransponder website.

 

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This article was published on 2011/02/26