Web based social networking have evolved over the years, allowing individuals from all corners of the globe to connect in a cyber environment, these changes saw the emergence of countless networking sites gearing themselves for the new phenomenon. There are various types of networking sites such as Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook, they enjoy enormous popularity levels, through ingenious custom ideas like the acceptance of externally developed add-on applications, and linking of users social networking sites.

These trends have caught the attention of many people keen on using them, or analyzing their apparent dynamism in the modern social, technology and economic era; the economic potential more than other reasons motivates the interest behind the responses.

Massive opportunities arise whenever large groups of people gather, and the monetization of these sites comes naturally as a result, advertisers in particular found a ready made platform for exposing their offerings. Some sites are dedicated to charitable causes bringing together well-wishers, for example, nonprofitlounge.com, idealist.org, sixdegrees.org and change.org. Sites like LinkedIn are particularly good for people looking employment, and business people have found two-way dialogs a good tool for advertising their products, some of these sites are dedicated to specific regions of the world, using local languages. There are two basic types of social networking services available; the internal social networking (ISN) and external social networking (ESN), they both connect people and forge an element of togetherness whether it is a company, association, society or organization setup (ISN) or a public set up that is accessible by all web users (ESN).

Most of the these services sites will exhibit some basic features that are common whether they are internal or external like the ability to upload photos, creating profiles and making friends, inboxes for users’ messages and message boards for general notices to other like announcing forthcoming events. Private settings are a familiar component of most social sites, users can also post comments to others or invite them to join a group, each one can chronicle their feelings, interests and experiences on their page. The capacity to stream live videos is increasingly gaining popularity on most sites, so is the OpenID initiative which permits users to login to various affiliated sites with one account, the mobile phone social networking craze is also fast catching up. Social networking sites offer persons the ability to portray the image they want others to see, in their approach or the choice of photos of they show to other users. In the end, they are adding value to our online environment by enhancing our capacity for broader interaction. From massgress.com site, there is offering of all the necessary information for the social media account. The approach at the profile should be the correct one to get the right results. The decision should be taken with skills and intelligence of the people.


Chris Harrison is a content writer and editor from New Caledonia. He is currently managing Oneunionone which is based in North Carolino. Before founding the website, he was a full time editor in New York USA.