In 2021, these six social networks are dead. While they pioneered some of the technology that powers the dominant social channels today, these once-thriving channels could not adapt and survive among a growing field of social media competitors. How did they die and where are they now?
At one point, these were all popular social networking sites with devoted users. See who is on the list and who had the most longevity.
Instagram has introduced many new features and user experience updates over the course of 2020; from Reels to Guides and even a new home screen experience to promote the use of these new features. Most recently, however, Instagram released an update allowing users to search for keywords (rather than just for specific hashtags, accounts / names, or places). This update will make it easier for Instagram users to find relevant content within the platform.