Monday, September 13, 2010

A Quick History of Social Networks

The first recognizable social network site launched in 1997, SixDegrees.com allowed users to create profiles, list their Friends and, beginning in 1998, surf the Friends lists. In just little over a decade later, social networking has become a daily if not hourly routine for hundreds of millions of people.

http://jcmc.indiana.edu/vol13/issue1/boyd.ellison.html