Social Media

Social Media

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Internet information pool where individuals are reaching more people than with any other media tool available (i.e. Radio, TV, Telephone) and staying constantly connected with each other to share interests, experiences, knowledge and opinion. There are different social media applications and they may be categorized by the following types and tools (few example are sometimes also provided): [1]

See also: Mind Mapping, Screen Sharing, Social Network Sites


  • Authoring Tools
    • Online Office Suites
    • Wiki
  • Knowledge Mapping Tools
    • Compendium
    • SmartDraw
  • Learning Spaces
    • Elgg
    • Moodle
  • Working Spaces
    • Google Groups
    • Microsoft Sharepoint


  • Blogging Tools
    • Blogger
    • Wordpress
  • Instant Messaging Tools
    • MSN
    • Skype
  • Micro-blogging Tools
    • Tumblr
    • Twitter
  • Social Network Sites
    • Facebook
    • LinkedIn
  • Web Mailing Tools
    • Gmail
    • Yahoo
  • Web Meeting Tools
    • Dim Dim
    • Zoho Meeting


  • Photo Sharing
    • Flickr
    • Picasaweb
  • Video Sharing
    • YouTube

Reviews and Opinion

  • Business Reviews
  • Product Reviews

The video below informs about the importance of social media today.



  1. Wikipedia (30 September 2009)