In the current issue of Newsweek, columnist Steven Levy describes some recent research into who’s using MySpace and Facebook. I guess it’s no surprise, but Cal researcher Dannah Boyd finds that our social networking site choices are related to–social class.
There are some implications for library particiation here. Guess we’d better plan on creating and maintaining sites in both services if we hope to reach a wide variety of digital participants.
Steven Levy’s article: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/20010695/site/newsweek/