According to a new study, Facebook and Twitter are more difficult to resist than cigarettes or alcohol. Researchers from the University of Chicago looked into how addicted people get to social media websites and found that people have almost no control over their urges to check Facebook and Twitter. When they get an urge to check their page, they almost always do. I can’t disagree; maybe you check these social networks daily. What about these? Here’s our Top 5 Social Networks On The Web.


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    GetGlue


    GetGlue is a service that helps you find your next favorite movie, book, music or other every day things. GetGlue shows you things that you'll like based on your personal tastes, what your friends like, and what's most popular on GetGlue. Check-in and earn sweet stickers.


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    Foursquare


    Foursquare makes the real world easier to use. You can keep up with friends, discover what’s nearby, save money and unlock deals. Whether you’re setting off on a trip, or coordinating a night out with friends, Foursquare is the perfect companion. Become the “Mayor” of your favorite local hangout.


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    Pinterest


    Pinterest lets you organize and share all the beautiful things you find on the web. People use pinboards to plan their weddings, decorate their homes, and organize their favorite recipes. Browsing pinboards is a fun way to discover new things and get inspiration from people who share your interests.


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    Twitter



    Twitter is a real-time information network that connects you to the latest stories, ideas, opinions and news about what you find interesting. At the heart of Twitter are small bursts of information called Tweets. Each Tweet is 140 characters long, but don’t let the small size fool you because you can discover a lot in a little space. Simply find the accounts you find most compelling and follow the conversations. Follow Oldiez 96.1 on Twitter here.


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    Facebook



    Millions of people use Facebook everyday to keep up with friends, upload photos, share links and videos, and learn more about the people they meet. Founded in 2004, it’s by far the most popular social network on the web. Like Oldiez 96.1 on Facebook here.


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