Social media has always been a hot topic for us, but the latest emerging craze has been around since the early days and is manifesting itself as one of the fastest-growing segments of Web 2.0. "Social Discovery
" sites like Tagged and Pinterest
are expanding like wildfire as the need to network with new people is becoming "a thing".
may have the market cornered on social networking with the people we know, but what about the people we don't know... yet. That's at the heart of social discovery and it's the main reason why the segment continues to expand. This graphic tells us a lot about what we can expect to see in the future.