And, with the increased use of mobile devices, this number is likely to cross the 2.6 billion mark by 2018.

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A social network is an online service, platform, or website which is focused largely around uniting individuals, allowing them to communicate and interact.

Facebook is currently the world's largest and most popular social networking platform, having supplanted previous champions like My Space and Friendster.

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People participating in social networking move their lives to a significant extent into the virtual world of the internet where they present themselves, form circles of friends, make dates, swap ideas, bargain...

This list is not exhaustive, and is limited to notable, well-known sites.

The Alexa website rankings are from various time periods.

The best and biggest Indian and Indian-American social networks on the Internet, including niche social communities, as well as those organized by specialty interests, dating, and matrimony.