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Social Networking Sites. Surrounding Us Is the future of Human Interaction. What and Who they are For. Social Networking sites are an online means of communication between people located in different parts of the world. It is an easy means to define yourself in the highly

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Social networking sites

Social Networking Sites

Surrounding Us

Is the future of

Human Interaction


What and who they are for
What and Who they are For

Social Networking sites are an

online means of communication

between people located in different

parts of the world. It is an easy means to define yourself in the highly

important virtual world today.

Social Networking sites are

designed to cater to people from

all walks of life. From students

looking to reunite with their

classmates to employers looking

for skilled professionals, they cater

To EVERYONE!!!


How sns make money
How SNS make money

  • Huge bulk of the money they make are from advertisements

  • Reason: Companies use them as an avenue to reach out to a vast number of people

  • A win-win situation for SNS: profit and large user network

Money pumped into social networking sites such as MySpace and Facebook.

July 22, 2008


How much money do they make
How much money do they make?

My Space

Facebook

2008: $300 = $350 million

  • 2006: $900 million, 3-year deal with Google

  • 2008: expected to haul in $700 - $800 million, mostly in advertising

Xing, a business-contact list service popular in Europe, says its revenue doubled in 2007 — to $30 million, from 2006 — because of premium subscriptions, an e-commerce marketplace and banner ads.


The technology of social networking
The Technology of Social Networking

  • Several avenues for social networking

    • Web Based Services (Facebook, MySpace)

    • Handheld Based Services (Cell phones, GPS)

  • Increasingly the two “spheres” are getting linked together


The future of sns
The Future of SNS

  • Computers will assist us with remembering and learning about other people

  • Because of increasing computing power, people will be able to walk into a room and “discover” who is around them, including relationship status, interests, and other information

  • Will likely be a microchip implanted into your skin in the next 20 years.


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