Before you laugh and say this isn’t news, remember that Facebook Chat connects 900 million people across the world.
Emoticons can help us all overcome language barriers and communicate, even if just basically, with people we couldn’t speak to.
Minors don't show up in public searches, only friends of friends can send them Facebook messages, and only friends can chat with them.
Just click one to add it to your current instant message.
Facebook even made a “thumbs up” emoticon for its Like Button.
Some of these social networks are general interest, some are niche-lifestyle or interest-specific, and others are widely used internationally and have not yet grown in the United States.
Businesses can take advantage of very specific markets and demographics by exploring these 76 social networks and targeting their users to grow their brands in new and exciting ways.