Thoughts on Social Media
Social Media is dominating the web. With tons of different plat forms there is a networking site out there for everyone. If you think about it how often do you find yourself on your phone scrolling up and down Instagram or how often do you find yourself posting pictures on Facebook from a trip you just took? Now do you ever wonder how these media sites stay up and running?
History of Social Media
There is some talk between people to when social media actually began. Some are to say that social media emerged with the Internet in the 1970s and others believe the history of social media first evolved through a site called Six Degrees in 1997. Six Degrees was a social platform that allowed users to connect to other users worldwide."The reason Six Degrees is considered to be the first of the social networks is because it allowed people to sign up with their email address, make individual profiles and add friends to their personal network."The first actual social media sites was Linkedln in 2002, and MySpace the most influential and revolutionary of the 21st century.