The questionnaire was containing both open and close ended questions.
The responses show that many social media websites such as Cite ULike, Technorati, Connotea, Blogger, Twitter and Wikis etc.
The concept was coined officially by Tim O'Reilly and Dale Dougherty.
Social media is a place where everyone can add or edit information.
E-mail: alakhdarem2001 (at) Mushahid Anwar Ph D, Head, Geography Department, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Pakistan.There are hundreds of Social media websites, with various technological tools, supporting a wide range of interests and practices.These websites are becoming popular among students and professionals and help them in connecting with each other, their local and the global community at large.Similarly, You Tube, which offers a platform for sharing video clips made by users, provides an Application Programming Interface (API) so that users can access video clips from other websites.In general these APIs allow users to mash up one or more Web 2.0 services in order to create their own composite value-added services (Angus, Thelwall, & Stuart, 2008; Davison-Turley, 2005; Floyd, Jones, Rathi, & Twidale, 2007; Maness, 2006).