"Suddenly I know what the people I went to primary school with are doing …"

People talkingSocial networking allows us to manage and communicate with our contacts in a totally new way and access information as never before. We’ll show you how to get involved in these exciting, fun and flexible forms of social media.



Our guides on how to add yourself to over a billion users of Facebook worldwide.


How to express yourself through this most famous of micro-blogging networks.


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How to join a local social network

The internet can connect us globally, but it can also help you explore your own neighbourhood. This guide shows you how to join a local social…