Facebook continues its conquest of the planet, taking over Brazil from Google in the last year, according Vincenzo Cosenza's World Map of Social Networks, which shows the most popular social networking sites by country using data from Google Trends and Alexa. At this juncture, Facebook has signed up nearly half of the more than 2 billion Internet users worldwide.
V Kontakte and Odnoklassniki are keeping Facebook at bay in countries of the former Soviet Union, and QZone, Tencent Weibo and e Sina Weibo dominate China's social networkers. Cloob, the Persian-language social networking site is dominant in Iran. In … Read more