From Railways to Facebook: History of Networks [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Rob McNair

So who’d have thought it, our daily routine of frequenting social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and… eeerrrr… Myspace (a few years ago anyway), all started from the introduction of railways to America.

Sounds crazy but in fact this INFOGRAPHIC from our chums at Get Satisfaction puts up a strong arguement to suggest otherwise.

1863, our fave… London Underground representin’!


This post was written by Rob McNair

Rob has experience advising some of the worlds most iconic brands. He thrives on helping improving social media knowledge within organisations with the ultimate goal of making theirs brands more social, transparent and accountable.