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Social Networking Site (SNS)

posted 16 Oct 2010, 18:34 by Jess Maher   [ updated 16 Oct 2010, 18:35 ]
Social Networking Site (SNS) is a web-based services that allow individuals to 
(1) construct a public or semi-public profile within a bounded system, 
(2) articulate a list of other users with whom they share a connection, and 
(3) view and traverse their list of connections and those made by others within the system. 

Uniquely enable users to articulate and make visible thier social networks.

Boyd & Ellison (2007), Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship, Retrieved from