Orkut became the first popular social networking service in Brazil (although most of its very first users were from the United States) and quickly grew in popularity in India (Madhavan, 2007).
Through e-mail and instant messaging, online communities are created where a gift economy and reciprocal altruism are encouraged through cooperation.
Or, if you aren’t interested in dating, you can use Frugal Passions solely as a Frugal focused social network, since it has all the major features found on large social networking sites.
Information is suited to a gift economy, as information is a nonrival good and can be gifted at practically no cost.
Hence, the level of network sociability should determine by the actual performances of its users.
The idea behind the 'Take back the H word' project is basically the same thing.
As people begin to accept themselves and their friends as hipsters, and use the term openlyand proudly, the negativity associated with it will vanish.
Or, if you aren’t interested in dating, you can use Hipster Passions solely as a Hipster focused social network, since it has all the major features found on large social networking sites.