8 Top Trending Social Media Sites

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Today, Social Media is the name of that platform which helps millions of people in building social relations and broaden their way of living. These platforms help people to connect with other people no matter near or far and share their personal activities, knowledge, backgrounds, etc.

The social network or social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. are a nutshell of multiple information of all types from where anyone can take knowledge on any topic at any time. There are various types of benefits offered by social media sites like it promotes and serves online education, it provides information and updates on the current happenings in the world, it also serves as the biggest platform for promoting the business, etc.

There are many top social media sites out of which 8 top trending social media sites are discussed below which serve the purpose of providing ultimate and all-around information to the people 24 x 7.


Now, Facebook is regarded as one of the biggest social media sites in terms of a number of users and name recognition. On February 4, 2004, Facebook was founded by Mark Zuckerberg and until then it has managed to gather 1.59 million monthly active users. Nowadays, most of the business enterprises use Facebook to promote and advertise their business.


Twitter was founded on March 21, 2006, in San Francisco, California. Twitter is that type of social media platform which helps in interacting with millions of people and professionalized clients all over the world. Twitter is one of the best sites to get the latest and the most trending information. And also Twitter has a great number of monthly active online users ( 320 billion ).


Pinterest was founded by Ben Silbermann in March 2010 and is the new social media site in the online social network arena. Pinterest has come up with the new and innovative way of working like it helps the businesses in promoting their business by pinning their content on the Pinterest digital bulletin boards. By September 2015, it was able to accumulate up to 100 million users.


Vk was founded by Nikolai Durov and it is a Russian social media site. Vk helps the users to interact with each other by sharing messages, audios, images, etc. Vk also gives the option of creating groups, public events, and pages, etc. Vk social media site is developing day by day and by December 2017, it is able to gather 460 million users and it is also ranked in Alexa’s top 500 sites.


Stumbleupon is regarded as one of the web search engines which helps the user in finding the content on the web. It is one of the innovative search engines which allows the user to develop and rate the photos, web pages, music, and videos. It works with many web browsers like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, internet explorer, etc. It was launched in November 2001 by Garrett Camp.


Scoop.it is a knowledge-based social media site that helps in sharing knowledge among people. Scoop.it helps the people to gather and share information on any topic by researching and publishing the content on the website. Scoop.it was founded in 2007 in San Francisco, California.


Myspace is a social media site that helps people to interact with each other by offering a network of friends, profiles, blogs, music, videos, and photos. It was founded on August 1, 2003, and is available in 14 languages. By 2015, myspace was able to gather 50.6 million monthly active users.


Plurk is a micro-blogging website that helps users to send updates through short messages and links. It was launched on May 12, 2008, and was founded by Plurk. Plurk is available in various types of languages.

All the above mentioned social media websites are the main source for the users for getting and publishing information and also helps the businessman to promote the business by advertising and publishing their products and services on the social networking sites. These social sites help people to interact with other people even outside the boundaries of the country and also serves the advantage of getting professionalized information 24×7.