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These are the Top Social Networks or Social Media platforms you need to know about!
Social media is also popularly referred to as web 2.0 and is a new and innovative way of getting one’s views and information across to others in an interactive platform that has proven to be quite effective and popular. Get all the info you need here.
This is easily the largest social networking site in the world and one of the most widely used. And, Facebook was perhaps the first that outstripped the landmark of one billion monthly active users.
Apart from the ability to network with friends and relatives, you can also access different Facebook apps to sell online and you are able to even market or promote your business, brand and products by utilizing paid Facebook ads.
Number of active users per month: 1.59 billion approximately
Despite having been acquired by Facebook in 2014, this instant messaging platform exists as an independent entity.
It arrived on the scene much later than Facebook, but has been able to capture the imagination of millions of people across the world by giving them the ability to communicate and share instantly with private individuals and groups. The WhatsApp call feature is just the icing on the cake!
Number of active users per month: 1 billion approximately
Tencent QQ( more popularly known as QQ) is an instant messaging( chat-based) social media platform. It became international( with more than 80 countries utilizing it ), after it was launched in China.
It can be used to stay in touch with friends through text, video calls and voice chats. It even has a built-in translator to translate your chats.
Number of active users per month: 853 million approximately
This is an all-in-one communications app for messaging and calling( similar to WhatsApp) that enables you to connect with the people of your selection. It was also was established by Tencent in China and can easily work alongside QQ. As per the BI intelligence report, the number of WeChat users are fast catching up with the number of WhatsApp users.
Number of active users per month: 697 million approximately
Like QQ and WeChat, QZone is yet another social networking service was established by Tencent. It enables you to share photos, watch videos, listen to ballads, write blogs, maintain diaries and so on. It also empowers you to choose the accessories and customize the look and feel of your QZone webpages.
Number of active users per month: 640 million approximately