Tuesday, June 05, 2007

Social Networking sites rated by users (traffic)


Here is the same information I found here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_social_networking_websites
But, this is sorted by size:

Update: I found that I miss typed Facebook's numbers so if you want the most recent version of this spreadsheet as I keep it updated:

NameDescription/FocusUser countRegistration

Windows Live SpacesBlogging (formerly MSN Spaces)120,000,000Open (Windows Live ID)

Hi5 General50,000,000Open

orkutOwned by Google46,423,762Open (Google login)

Classmates.comSchool, college, work and the military40,000,000 Open

XangaBlogs and "metro" areas40,000,000Open

BeboSchools and colleges34,000,000Open

FriendsterGeneral 29,100,000Open

Broadcaster.comVideo sharing and webcam chat26,000,000 Open

NetlogEuropean young adults (14-24). Formerly known as Facebox.18,000,000 Open


CyworldYoung South Koreans15,000,000Open

Last.fm Music15,000,000Open

LiveJournalBlogging12,900,000Open (OpenID)

Friends ReunitedSchool, college, work, sport and streets12,000,000Open


PiczoTeenagers, Canadians, photo sharing 10,000,000Open

WAYNTravel & Lifestyle8,000,000Open to people 18 and older


Care2 Green living and activism7,151,375Open

Gaia OnlineAnime and Games7,000,000 Open

FacepartyBritish teens and 20-somethings5,900,000Open to people 16 and older.

Yahoo! 360°Linked to Yahoo! IDs4,700,000Open to people 18 and older

Passado General4,700,000Open

BoltGeneral (music and video)4,000,000 Open

FlickrPhoto sharing4,000,000Open (Yahoo! login)

MultiplyReal world4,000,000Open

eSPINTeen Dating 3,800,000Open


HyvesGeneral Dutch social networking website.3,266,151Open

The Doll Palace Cartoon dolls and dress up games2,500,000Open

XINGBusiness 2,000,000Open


TagWorldGeneral (tagging)1,850,692Open

CarDomain Car enthusiasts1,600,000Open

iWiWHungary1,500,000 Invite only



Vampire FreaksGothic industrial culture 1,020,500Open


43 ThingsTagging1,007,433Open

Grono.net Poland1,000,000Invite-only


IMVU3D chat software1,000,000Open

Fotki Photo sharing1,000,000Open


My Opera CommunityGeneral (blogs, photo albums, forums, groups, etc.)834,753Open

The Student CenterTeens and colleges800,000Open

Graduates.comSchool, college, and work650,000Open

Tribe.net General602,876Open

PlayaheadSwedish teenagers530,000 Open

SconexAmerican high schools500,000Open

DeadJournalDark490,310By invite or payment (OpenID)

IRC-GalleriaFinland 400,000Open

GoPetsVirtual pets400,000Open

ThreadlessCustom T-shirts364,474Open

FlirtomaticFlirting/Dating 265,000Open to people 18 and older.

RyzeBusiness250,000 Open

DontStayInClubbing (primarily UK)235,000Open



aSmallWorldEuropean jet set and social elite150,000Invite-only

TakingITGlobalSocial action145,000Open

ProfileHeavenBritish teens 100,000Open

Geni.comFamilies, genealogy100,000Open


Travellerspoint Travel90,000Open

Blue DotLink sharing80,000 Open


FUPEI General (Photo, Video, Music, Games, Event, and Chat Room), membership mostly from Indonesia53,000Open

Doostang Careers53,000Invite-only

ZaadzSocial consciousness50,178 Open

Reunion.comLocating friends and family, keeping in touch28,000 Open

FacebookCollege/High School students and General23,000Open


SportsviteRecreational Sports 18,000Open


AdvogatoFree Software and Open Source developers11,000Open

Amina - Chechen Republic OnlineChechens3,500Open

MOGMusic 0Open

Joga BonitoFootball (soccer)0Open

imeem Instant messaging0Open

YelpUnited States adults0 Open

StudivzUniversity students, mostly in the German-speaking countries0Open

Dodgeball.comMobile location-based service, owned by Google0Open

TwitterUpdate friends with your status through SMS, IM, web interfaces0Open

WebBiographiesGenealogy & Biography0Open

(Yahoo! login)


ZooomrUniversal Photo Sharing0Open (OpenID)

DandelifeCollective narratives or "shared biographies" 0Open

The ZooplexGeneral0Open

ShelfariOnline community for book lovers0Open

RateItAll Consumer ratings + social networking0Open

1 comment:

Steven Walle said...

Thank you for the rankings. They have really helped me decide which Social Networking sites to use. I will link with you on orkut as soon as I figure how. Some times the simplest things can be difficult with a screen reader. God Bless You.
In His Grip
Steven Walle