Top Social Networking Websites ? Part I

Top Social Networking Websites ? Part I

Social networking websites are becoming more and more popular and vital for most people all over the world from the young to the old. Moreover, everyday there are millions of views to such websites. However, have you ever wondered how the office environment where the young and zealous engineers of Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, MySpace, or Flickr. Let’s take a general overview of the top social networking websites and their offices as follows:



With more than 400 million registered users and over 60 million status updates posted everday, Facebook is currently known as the world’s most popular social networking website worldwide. It is co-founded by Mark Zuckerberg, Chris Hughes and Dustin Moskovitz, who were roommates and fellow computer science students at Harvard University. In addition, Facebook’s office is located at Palo Alto, California, USA, and their employees have chances to work in the modern and convenient environment.


The entertainment zone of Facebook’s office in California, USA


Modern facilities inside Facebook’s headquarters


Cafeteria for employees of Facebook



Acquired by search-engine large Google in November 2006 for US$ 1.65 billion, YouTube is now the world’s most popular video sharing website. Last year, YouTube video stream top a massive 1.2 billion in a day. The video-sharing platform supports users to upload and share videos of various genres including comedy, news broadcasts, music, etc. The YouTube headquarters is located at San Bruno, California, USA.


The gyms for Youtube’s staff after hard work


Youtube’s office in California, USA also builds a modern swimming pool to improve employees’ health


The hall of Youtube’s headquarters are close to natural environment


Staff can relax by karaoke right at the headquarters



Twitter is the world’s leading micro-blogging platform with 54 million users and has moved into the sixth floor of 795 Folsom St., a 184,000-square-foot building which is owned by AOL. Moreover, the Biz Stone, Evan Williams or Jack Dorsey are known as the co-founders of Twitter.


Twitter also builds a modern kitchen for staff


Canteen of Twitter with two main color including white and black


The office is designed in the creative way to help employees feel comfortable when working


The entrance to Twitter’s headquarters



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