Online dating services usually provide unmoderated matchmaking over the Internet, through the use of personal computers or cell phones.
Social theories are frameworks of empirical evidence used to study and interpret social phenomena.
Coming home from school, biding my time watching Bernard’s watch while waiting for the phone line to be free..
Then the screech of the dial-up internet alerting my parents I’m sneaking on to MSN when I’m meant to be grounded..
The first Social Media website was Six Degrees (live from 1997 until 2001).
It allowed users to create profiles, connect to friends & family, post bulletins and send messages.
Social Media is a billion dollar industry, it allows us to connect with people from around the world, keep in touch with friends and family, help businesses and brands grow and of course keeps fans up to date with your latest antics of celebs like the Kardashian clan.
I’m going to start this off in the late 90’s early 00’s.
During our nostalgic sleuthing we were surprised to discover that Friendster had only ceased operation in June 2015.
The website was also used for dating and discovering new events, bands, and hobbies.
A social networking service is an online service, platform, or site that focuses on facilitating the building of social networks or social relations among people who, for example, share interests, activities, backgrounds, or real-life connections.
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