Show your style and creativity on the Internet. Social media networks showcase your creativity and personality by allowing you to communicate with others using photos, text and videos. Blogs and social media networks connect people on the Internet in ways never before experienced. These four social media networks let you showcase your personality in different ways.
- Tumblr, a micro-blogging social media network, gives user a way to showcase their creative and comedic talents. A Tumblr blog consists of text, photos and videos surrounding a given topic or niche. Tumblr appeals to the young crowd and often features pop culture references, comedy blogs and video blogs (vlogs.). Not just for blogging, Tumblr users like, follow and comment on blogs that appeal to them. Tumblr now integrates with Facebook to let users broadcast their Tumblr activity to their entire network.
- Pinterestis a social bookmarking website for pinning up interesting things on the Internet. Popular with women and the DIY crowd, Pinterest founders created a virtual pin board for sharing content. Pinterest users can also pin their own creations and blog posts to Pinterest to share with their network. Pinterest integrates with Facebook and Twitter to share your content with your entire network. Users like and re-pin content to share it with their network. Pinterest drives more traffic than LinkedIn, Google+, Reddit and YouTube combined. It is now the third most popular social media network behind Facebook and Twitter.
- Bo.ltis the newest social media network on the block. Similar to Pinterest, Bo.lt lets you bolt up interesting links to your website. Bo.lt deviates from Pinterest in one significant aspect. Bo.lt saves entire web pages to their servers instead of just generating a link to their website. Once you create that web copy, you get to modify the text and images on the web page. Showcase your personality by remaking the news pages to be funny or entertaining.
- Chime.Inis another social media network very similar to Facebook. You connect with other people of like interests and share content you find on the Internet. You update your status to reflect your current opinion or thoughts. You upload photos and videos to showcase your creative talents.
The Internet brings people across the world together to collaborate and share content. These sites provide you with the unique opportunity to share your creations, showcase your talent, gain clients and make new friends.