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Internet Simplified® by Paul McFedries

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Chapter 8. Social Networking

Social networking refers to a Web service that enables you to connect with people who share similar personal or professional interests. On most social networking sites, the members are connected to each other as friends, friends of friends, and so on.

Social networking is one of the Web's most popular pastimes, with sites such as Facebook and MySpace boasting over 100 million members each. In this chapter you find out what social networking is all about, and you learn about a few of the most popular social networking sites.

Social Networking
  • Understanding Social Networking

  • Discover Facebook

  • Take a Tour of MySpace

  • Enhance Business Contacts ...

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