How many social media sites are there?

In this page, we discuss some of the most popular social media sites that are being explored by the world today. Here you can find out if your favorite social media platform is a part of this list or not listed and even learn about some really good online social platforms that you can start using today.

The answer of “how many social media sites are there?” is ” I am sorry I have no any idea”, because there are a lots of social site in this world which is grow day by day. So no one can give this question answer..As per the statistics revealed on Statista, approximately more than 2 billion users used different types of social networking sites and apps in 2015. Now with the increased use of mobile devices, this number is likely to cross the more than 2.6 billion mark by 2018.

Here are the list of some important Social apps, which I know and tested myself.

Most used Social Networks

  • Facebook : We all know what is Facebook, this social networks is easily the largest social networking site in this world and one of the most widely used. This is the first social app that surpassed the landmark of more than 1 billion user accounts. View Interesting Facts About Facebook
  • YouTube : This is the world’s largest video sharing social networking site that enables users to share and upload videos, comment on them and view them and also like them too. Users can create channel called “YouTube Channel” where they can upload all their personally recorded videos to showcase to their family, friends and followers. If your channel grow or famous you can also get dollar when you monetize your channel.
  • LinkedIn : Another most popular professional social networking sites is available in over 20 languages. This site or apps boasts over 400 million members.
  • Instagram : It was launched as a unique social networking platform that was completely based on sharing multimedia such as photos and videos. It;s enables you to capture the best moments of your life, with your smartphones, digital camera, DSLR camera and convert them into works of art.
  • WhatsApp : It’s a platform which exists as an independent entity, despite having been acquired by Facebook in 2014. This site/apps arrived much later than Facebook, but it has been able to capture the imagination of millions of people all over the world by giving them the ability to communicate and share instantly with individuals and groups.
  • Twitter : This site is famous in post short text messages called “tweets”, containing a limited number of characters up to 140, to convey your message to the world. It’s also makes it possible to promote your business through tweets.
  • Snap-chat : It’s a platform that enables you to chat with friends by using pictures, that’s why this site called image messaging social platforms. You can also explore news and even check out live stories that happening around the world.
  • Google+ : Everyone know “Google” the tech giant Alphabet, its also one of the parts of Google which interest-based social networking platform enables you ti stay in touch with people by sharing text messages, photos, videos and useful links to sites and so on.

Social Networks to find a jobs

  • Xing : One of the professional business network site with more than 15 million member worldwide. This site is a free for better working life and it’s suitable for mainly European country, but it’s claiming to be used in over 200 countries
  • Bebee : This site is found in 2014, It is professional network which encourages the sharing of knowledge and interests and also providing an extensive jobs board. This site is same as like LinkedIn.
  • Freelancer: freelancer is founded in 2009 and it’s located in Sydney, Australia. It is a global crowd sourcing marketplace website and it’s allows potential employers to post jobs that freelancers can then bid to complete
  • Womenalia : It is the first worldwide social network for professional women. More than 296,696 professional women already connected here. This site is great for women who want to make their life better in social network.
  • Flicker : Everyone know this is an image hosting service and video hosting service too. It was created in 2004. Today it has been owned by SmugMugsince April 2018.
  • Pinterest : It is a social media web and mobile application company that operates a software system designed to discover the information on the WWW.
  • 500px : Join and share inspiring photography with the world with this brilliant photography website. Here are more than 15 million users from all over the world and they share their best photographs and earn money.

Social Networks for Dating

  • Tindar
  • Badoo
  • Tantan
  • Lovoo
  • Meetic
  • Adopt a Guy
  • Grinder

Social Networks for Videos

  • YouTube
  • Vimeo
  • Tu.tv
  • Funny or die

Social Networks for Musicians

  • My Space
  • Spotify
  • SoundCloud
  • ReverbNation