Fifteen Social Media Channels Explained

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We really don’t know who to credit for this one. It’s had its fair share of being passed around the web, but we have to thank Barry Schrimsher, Sales Director for Sports One Source, for the Friday humor.

How well do you understand the web’s most popular social media networks? They can be explained in terms so simple, even Homer Simpson would understand:

Social Media Channels Explained in Terms We All Love

twitter_icon Twitter I’m eating a #donut
facebook_icon Facebook I like donuts
fs Four Square This is where I eat donuts
Layer_9 Instagram Here’s a vintage photo of my half eaten donut
youtube icon YouTube Here I am, eating a donut
linkedIn icon LinkedIn My skills include eating delicious donuts
pinterest_icon Pinterest Here’s a donut recipe using rice and agave nectar
Last icon LastFM Now listening to “Donuts”
skype icon Skype Let’s watch each other eat donuts right now
reddit Reddit Awesome donut meme posted to /r/donuts
snapchat logo icon Snapchat Picture of donut…. and it’s gone
vimeo_icon Vimeo Short, artistic video of donut as it’s being eaten
stumble_upons_icon StumbleUpon Look at this cool donut site I found!
tumplr_icon Tumblr A blog featuring a donut a day
google plus icon Google Plus I’m a Google employee who eats donuts

We added a few of our own, above. Here’s the original:


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