Which Social Network Is Right For You?

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Which Social Network Is Right For You?

Curious to join in this social web you've been hearing about, but not sure where to start? With the wide variety of social networking sites out there, there's something for everybody. Here's a little quiz to help you narrow your choice down.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How wide a circle of friends do you want?
    • A. 

      I'm the salt of the Earth. I want a big, warm group, but not the whole world.

    • B. 

      I'm pretty exclusive. I want to know people, but only "the right kind" of people.

    • C. 

      I'm so introverted, I want to just keep the circle small.

    • D. 

      I'm never alone. Ever. I want the whole world.

  • 2. 
    How much do you like to customize your environment?
    • A. 

      It's all about me and my esteem. If I can't style everything, it isn't my place.

    • B. 

      I like to customize some things, but I like to keep it simple.

    • C. 

      It really doesn't matter much to me.

    • D. 

      I'll have what everybody else is having.

  • 3. 
    How "wired" are you?
    • A. 

      I make my own videos, create my own plug-ins, and can hack up a mean XHTML page.

    • B. 

      I have a desktop computer, and I only use the basics.

    • C. 

      I like to be integrated with a cool system of nifty Web 2.0 gadgets.

    • D. 

      There's always a cell phone or PDA in my hand. I go to sleep with my laptop.

  • 4. 
    How international are you?
    • A. 

      I like to see the occasional foreigner pop up, as long as we speak the same language.

    • B. 

      I just want to keep it to my country, thanks.

    • C. 

      I like a broad international culture.

    • D. 

      I'm a citizen of the world.

  • 5. 
    Are you into social networking for business or pleasure?
    • A. 

      Yuck! Why would anybody use a social network for work?

    • B. 

      Strictly business. I'm here to network the corporate world for big bucks.

    • C. 

      I like a mix of both.

    • D. 

      Mostly work, with a little casual chat.

  • 6. 
    What's your 'geek' rating?
    • A. 

      I'm very geeky. I know HTML, CSS, AJAX, PHP, and many other magic words.

    • B. 

      I hate geeks. Computers are a means to an end for me, nothing more.

    • C. 

      I'm a developer. Want to see my Linux kernel patches?

    • D. 

      I use lots of shiny gadgets, but I don't want to program them.

  • 7. 
    What's your 'fan(boy/girl)' rating?
    • A. 

      My space on the web will be my personal shrine to the entertainment genres which I worship.

    • B. 

      I have no interest in being a 'fan' of anything. Ridiculous!

    • C. 

      I attend conventions, concerts, and events, and like to blog about them sometimes.

    • D. 

      I like to give a shout-out for my favorite shows, events, and celebrities, but that's all.

  • 8. 
    Are you dating?
    • A. 

      I'm on the hunt. The web to me is one big meat market.

    • B. 

      Eh, I'm up for meeting the occasional tryst, but it's not a priority.

    • C. 

      I'm securely married, and online dating is overrated.

    • D. 

      If any of my friends dig up a hot date for me, I want to know about it.