Instead of creating your profile and adding friends, Ning allows you to create your very own social network.
Pownce is an enhanced (albeit far less popular) form of Twitter.
Like Twitter, it allows micro-blogging, but it allows longer messages, support for discussions, and embedded files and videos among other things.
While Facebook and My Space have risen to dominance in the US market, Friendster still remains a popular social network worldwide, especially in Asia.
Hi5 is a popular social network with a large international base that gets its name by allowing users to give a high five to other users.
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It also features Bebo Music, Bebo Authors and Bebo Mobile.
Originally a social network for college students, Facebook has grown into one of the leading social networks in the world.