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What is difference between social media and social networking?

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Essentially, social media is a platform for broadcasting information, whereas social networking is a platform for communicating with one another. Social media is a communications channel, whereas, in social networking, the communication has a two-way nature.

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Social media is a means to transmit, or share data with a large audience. Everybody has the chance to create and share. All you actually require is a web connection. Whereas, social networking is an action of engagement. Groups of users with general interests, or like-minds, join together on social networking sites and create relationships in the community.

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