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10 Social Networks For Special Interests

Vertical, or specialized, social networks connect you with people and and business opportunities around specific industries or affinities -- whether you're a doctor, or a cat lover.
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Founded in 2004 by three MIT engineers, PatientsLikeMe is a site on which members can share treatment and symptom information, as well as find -- and participate in groups and discussions with -- people who have similar conditions.

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Erytanek T
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1/11/2013 | 3:33:37 PM
re: 10 Social Networks For Special Interests
This is a very good post. Vertical social media will only continue to be on the rise as people find way to connect with people of common interests globally. This shall be send in many disciplines as people retract from the generalities offered by twitter, facebook, google+, just to name a few. To add to the list of vertical upcoming sites are ihadcancer.com and Zhleet.com
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