Ayon kay Chris Borgan, sa librong Social Media and Social Networking Starting Points (2010),For you, it’s mostly a question of whether you have the community in place and are looking for a targeted place within your platform to offer them tools and resources to connect and cross- communicate. One of the current best-of-brees examples of this is FastCompany.com, who turns their online property into a social network around their magazine’s points of interest instead of rehash of their magazine.
Sinasabi sa artikulo nito ang pagkilala sa mga social networking sited bilang isa makabagong paraan na maaring makatulong upang magkaroon ng koneksyon sa iba’t ibang komunidad sa iba’t ibang lugar. Ito rin ay masasabi upang isang mabilang paraan upang makipaguganayan sa mga tao at makakuha ng isang mabuting malilikuman na impormasyon.
Mapapakita sa pag-aaral na ito kung paano nababago ng mga social networking sites ang paraan ng pamumuhay ng isang komunidad sapagkta sa pamamagitan ng mga social networking sites, pinapakita na mas napapadali ang pamamaraan at proseso nito. At dahil sa dahilan na ito kaya napapabilis ang paraan na ito.
Ayon kay Deanna Zandt sa librong Share This! : How you will Change the World with Social Media (2010), The difference between old ways of communicating and what’s happening on the internet now is the digitization of our relationships and networks. Social networks are not a new phenomenon-people have belonged to numerous networks since the beginning of humanity. Think of your own social spheres, which may include work friends, family members, and neighbors. Now picture them just as isolated from one another in our minds, but also as overlapping at some points, and connected in public through you. We’re sharing information about ourselves and our networks online, which leads to more connections with other people and other networks....