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19 Platonic Networking Platforms

From Associate Insight Apps to Digitized Business Cards

— October 15, 2014 — Tech
It's no secret that we like to stay connected, and more and more networking platforms are popping up to fulfill that need.

You've heard the age-old adage: it's not about what you do, it's about who you know. That's why social and business networking is of the utmost importance. The Refresh app is a prime example. It recognizes how important it is to find and develop common interests with your contacts, outside of business. The strongest partnerships are based on personal connection and shared interests, after all!

LinkedIn is another professional network that offers sub-platforms to quickly connect like-minded individuals. One example of this is the Volunteer Marketplace, which allows people the opportunity to discover volunteer positions.
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Gathering-Organizing Apps
Gathering-Organizing Apps
The Meetup App Helps You Find Where Your Groups are Getting Together
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Context-Adding Phone Apps
Context-Adding Phone Apps
The Humin App Contextualizes Your Phone Contacts
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Social Network Bookmarking Tools
Social Network Bookmarking Tools
Save on Facebook Lets People Read Posts Later
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Associate Insight Apps
Associate Insight Apps
The Refresh Networking App Helps You Find Common Ground with Contacts
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Effacing Social Apps
Effacing Social Apps
Sobrr Encourages Living in the Moment by Deleting Content After 24 Hours
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Graphic Job Search Sites
Graphic Job Search Sites
The 50 Ways to Get a Job Site Simplifies Steps in a Job Search
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Collaborative Learning Social Networks
Collaborative Learning Social Networks
StudyBlue Provides a Different Approach Towards Studies
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Exponential Network-Growing Tips
Exponential Network-Growing Tips
QuickSprout's LinkedIn Tips Benefit Brands and Individuals
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Randomized Photo Sharing Apps
Randomized Photo Sharing Apps
The Fling Mobile App Lets You Send Photos and Text to Random People
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Localized Social Media Marketplaces
Localized Social Media Marketplaces
The Uniiverse App Makes Finding Events Simple and Fun
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Senior Social Networking Sites
Senior Social Networking Sites
SeniorMaze Helps Seniors Connects With Others Their Age
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Residential Social Networks
Residential Social Networks
This Social Network for Buildings Brings Local Communities Online
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Standalone Job Search Apps
Standalone Job Search Apps
The LinkedIn Job Search App Focuses on Finding Employment Opportunities
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Green Living Networks
Green Living Networks
The eEcosphere App Grows an Eco Community and Increases Accountability
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Empowering Networking Pages
Empowering Networking Pages
The New Barbie LinkedIn Profile Encourages Female Entrepreneurs
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Community-Connecting Apps
Community-Connecting Apps
Bond with Your Neighbors on This Community-Building App
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Social Curation Apps
Social Curation Apps
The Yarnee Content Collector App Weaves Your Best Social Media Posts Together
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Skill-Based Volunteer Networks
Skill-Based Volunteer Networks
Discover Volunteer Opportunities on LinkedIn's New Marketplace
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Professional Networking Apps
Professional Networking Apps
LinkedIn's Connected App Strengthens Business Relationships
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