With Prince William joining Facebook this week, social networking sites have hit the news in the UK again. Here’s a handy overview of Facebook, MySpace, Bebo, Twitter and Second Life, written by their users, from this week’s Guardian newspaper:
With websites such as Facebook and MySpace constantly being talked about in the media, it must be easy to feel like a 20th-century luddite if you aren’t already part of the in-crowd. Here lies a great disconnect at the heart of 21st-century socialising: either you’re in (and use every social networking website you can) or you’re out (and don’t use them at all).
- see what all the fuss is about at The Guardian 16 May 07 | Are You Connected?