Social Network

A social structure made of nodes that are generally individuals or organizations. A social network represents relationships and flows between people, groups, organizations, animals, computers or other information/knowledge processing entities. The term itself was coined in 1954 by J. A. Barnes.

See also social network analysis.

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Vangie Beal is a freelance business and technology writer covering Internet technologies and online business since the late '90s.

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