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Social Internet

Top Social Bookmarking
Websites - Summary List

by Vaughn Aubuchon

TOP Social Bookmarking Sites

LESSER Social Bookmarking Sites

DEFUNCT Social Bookmarking Sites
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Primary functions of
Social Bookmarking -


1. Create Bookmark Lists, which you
2. Save remotely, enabling
3. Access from anywhere, and you can
4. Share with friends, no one, or everyone
5. Discover new sites from your friends' lists.



Each website community is a little different, and caters to its own readership. You may try the various alternatives listed below to broaden your knowledge of what social bookmarking and social networking options are available.
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     Top
     Social BOOKMARKING
Sites
      Summary Guide

Rank #
Bookmarking
Website Name
(alphabetical)
Click URL

High Alexa Rank
< 5K/
Tagline from Website

1

FaceBook

www.facebook.com

3

2

Twitter

https://twitter.com twitter.com

11

3

Reddit Reddit favicon

www.reddit.com/

17
"reddit is a source for what's new and popular on the web"

4

Tumblr

www.tumblr.com

65

5

Pinterest

www.pinterest.com

75

6

Scoop.it

www.scoop.it

2.4K

7

Digg Digg favicon

digg.com/

2.5K
"Digg is a user driven social content website."

Gone

Google+ Google+ favicon

plus.google.com/

shut down
Google's entry into the social arena

40

90

160

150 - 450



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     Lower-Ranked
     Social BOOKMARKING
Sites

Rank #
Bookmarking
Website Name
(alphabetical)
Click URL

Lower Alexa Rank
> 5 K /
Tagline from Website

8

Slashdot

slashdot.org

5K

9

Fark Fark favicon

www.fark.com/

6K

"news aggregator and an edited social networking news site"

10

MetaFilter

www.metafilter.com

7K

11

Diigo Diigo favicon

www.diigo.com/

19K
"Diigo is a powerful research tool and a knowledge-sharing community"
(suffering from favicon proliferation - 4 or 5)

12

Folkd

www.folkd.com

69K

13

BlinkList BlinkList favicon

www.blinklist.com/

160K
"Make lists & share with others! Or keep em' private."

14

Netvouz Netvouz favicon

www.netvouz.com/

206K
"Netvouz is a social bookmarking service that allows you to save your favorite links online and access them from any computer"

15

BlogMarks BlogMarks favicon

blogmarks.net/

242K
"BlogMarks is a collaborative link management project based on sharing and key-word tagging."

40

90

160

150 - 450



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     DEFUNCT
     Social BOOKMARKING
Sites

Logo/ Icon
Bookmarking
Website Name
(alphabetical)
Click URL

Site Tagline

BlinkBits favicon

BlinkBits

www.blinkbits.com/
GONE!

"Discover the wisdom of others by reading bits other people blinked and shared."

Comments favicon

Comments

co.mments.com/
GONE!

"Use co.mments to bookmark posts you want to follow."

Delicious favicon

Delicious

del.icio.us/

"del.icio.us is a collection of favorites - yours and everyone else's."

Delirious favicon

Delirious

de.lirio.us/
GONE!

"Store all your favourite links in one place, accessible from anywhere."

Faves favicon

Faves

faves.com/

"Faves.com's free website delivers recommendations personalized to each user's topics and people of interest."

Furl favicon

Furl

became Diigo

"Furl is a free service that saves the important items you find on the Web and enables you to quickly find them again."

Magnolia favicon

Magnolia

ma.gnolia.com/
GONE!

"in social bookmarking, thousands of people keep their bookmark collections on a website instead of on just one computer."

NewsVine favicon

NewsVine

www.newsvine.com/

"Updated continuously by citizens like you, Newsvine is an instant reflection of what the world is talking about at any given moment."

Scuttle favicon

Scuttle

scuttle.org/
GONE!

"Store all your favourite links in one place, accessible from anywhere."

Shadows favicon

Shadows

www.shadows.com/
GONE!

"Discover - Collect - Share"

Simpy favicon

Simpy

www.simpy.com/
GONE!

"Simpy is a social bookmarking service that lets you save, tag, search and share your bookmarks, notes, groups and more."

Sphinn favicon

Sphinn

sphinn.com/
Redirects to
marketingland.com

"Internet Marketing News & Discussion Forums"

Spurl favicon

Spurl

www.spurl.net/
GONE!

"Spurl.net is a free on-line bookmarking service and search engine."

StumbleUpon favicon

StumbleUpon

stumbleupon.com
(purchased by eBay)

"StumbleUpon helps you discover and share great websites."

TailRank favicon

TailRank

tailrank.com/
Redirects to
www.spinn3r.com

"Tailrank is a memetracker which finds the hottest posts from thousands of blogs so you don't have to!"

40

90

160

150 - 450




Instead, are you looking for
Social NETWORKING Sites ?
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DISCLAIMER
The author is not perfect, and mistakes can and do occur.
Links are provided, so that you may investigate each site for yourself.
I will add other top Social Bookmarking Sites to the list, as I discover them.

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