Here are some of the top ten social media websites which are helping people around the globe to connect, learn and express better.
Facebook: One of the largest social networking sites where people can not only create profiles, share thoughts, photos, videos, location, interests while following and interacting with millions around the world.
Twitter: With a strong 250 million users, it has become the second largest social media tool which is easier to use from anytime and anywhere letting you tweet, post pictures and engage in dialogues.
LinkedIn: With 110 million users, this professional networking site allows you to create a professional profile with an updated resume to make connections and search for jobs.
Pinterest: This bulletin board like network with 85.5 million users, lets people “pin” photos with links to external sources and is used most often for marketing, business and social media.
MySpace: With 70.5 million users, this go-to social network, the original Facebook is used for social networking related to entertainment.
Google+: With over 65 million users, it allows you to host video chats, share photos and links and follow trending topics especially if you are Gmail user.
Youtube: With over 1 billion unique users visits each month it is the place where almost everyone in the world comes to view, upload, share and download millions of videos per day.
Tagged: Created in 2004 this social discovery site has 19,500,000 users and allows its users to find people and share mutual interests and send each other virtual gifts.
LiveJournal: This 20 million user strong online blogging community lets people create personal blogs and connect with fellow bloggers, though with limited functionality.