TITLE

Social networking 101

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Consumer Reports;Feb2011, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on social networking web sites, focusing on the terminology most frequently used on such web sites. Web sites discussed include MySpace, Facebook, and Twitter. The author presents definitions for web blogs and wikis. Also discussed are the web sites YouTube, Groupon, and Flickr.
ACCESSION #
57435327

 

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