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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Creating a Social Network by Angela Crocker

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Part 1
Figuring Out Social Networks
Creating a social network is the process of building a community. While there’s some online technology needed to house your community, it’s really about connecting people with like interests. Those common interests might result in friendships or business alliances. Your objectives in setting up the network will help forge those connections.
To get started, you need to be clear about what social networks are and how they differ from social media. In this part, we’ll look at the different categories of social network service providers and get familiar with the varying features and functionality they offer.
Whether it’s a labor of love or part of a business strategy, you’ll want to nurture your network for ...

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