Category: Social Entrepreneurship

Habbo.com - Habbo Hotel

Habbo Hotel’s History – How Sampo Karjalainen and Aapo Kyrola Founded The Site

Habbo Hotel In the early years of the decade, online multiplayer social games were in fashion. Many sites were made, providing an opportunity for children, teenagers and adults to freely communicate with each other through the given interface. Penguins, bears and rabbits, various other animals and tiny human-like figurines became known as ‘avatars’ and were available for personalization by the users. This is a whole virtual world, where your avatar lives the life you would like. You can do many of the real life’s activities there, but the main reason people go to this site is to meet other avatars...

Flickr - Share Your Life in Photos

What Is Flickr’s Story – How Steward Butterfield and Caterina Fake Founded Flickr.com

History The world as we know it… filled with nature’s beauty and our imagination’s view of it. The best way to share the marvelous experience of watching the local marines sail off, waving at the crowds at the port or the beautiful new bud of your favorite in-house flower is by taking a photo of the vent or item you want to share and post it somewhere for all to see…  or just the ones you want. In the past, there have been many places where one can do this – PhotoBucket, MySpace or even Facebook, but there is only...

Social Networking Sites

Top 30 Social Networking Sites

Social Networking has been a big deal on The Internet for the last couple of years. Some of these sites have grown to amazing sizes so far, and chances are that this is not going to stop anytime soon. Well, one thing is for sure, nothing can grow infinitely… However, the matter of this article is the top social networking sites. Maybe many of you may have asked themselves the question: “Which are the biggest social site, that I can use for my business purposes and reap the maximum benefit?”. So, let’s go straight to the list of:   Top...