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What is Pinterest?

Find out what Pinterest is and how to set up a pinterest account

Pinterest is a ‘Virtual Pin board of Images’. Pinterest allows you to share your images, and those that you find on the web with everyone. Instead of ‘like’ you ‘pin-it’ to your Pinterest pin board page. Pinterest has over 20 million registered users, using pin boards to plan events such as weddings, sharing … [Read more...]

What is Facebook?

Find out what Facebook is

So what exactly is Facebook? Facebook is the number 1 social networking site in the world. Whether you ‘like’ it or not; excuse the pun, Facebook has revolutionised the way we use computers and the Internet with half of the reason we use the Internet dedicated to Facebook; the other half for search. You would have to be living in a … [Read more...]

What is Twitter?

Find out what Twitter is

Twitter is the ‘SMS of the Internet’ with Tweets and Direct Messaging. Twitter is often called the SMS of the Internet because users are restricted to 140 characters per ‘Tweet’ or message. With an estimated 500,000,000 registered users, Twitter is the second largest social networking site; if measured by registered users, … [Read more...]

Barack Obama Wins Re-Election

Barack Obama is re-elected as President of the United States on November 6 2012.

Barack Obama is re-elected as President of the United States on November 6 2012. Obama with 332 electoral votes defeated Republican challenger Mitt Romney with 206 electoral votes returning the sitting President for 4 more years. Social networking played an important role for both candidates in getting their messages across to the millions of … [Read more...]