|
Movies Books Music Food Tv Shows Technology Politics Video Games Parenting Fashion Green Living more >

Hyves > Wiki

Wiki

Hyves is the most popular social networking site in theNetherlands with mainly Dutch visitors and members and competes in this country with sites such as Facebook andMySpace. Hyves was founded in 2004 by Raymond Spanjar,Koen Kam, and Floris Rost van Tonningen.

In May 2010 Hyves had more than 10.3 million accounts. These correspond to two thirds of the size of the Dutch population (which stands at over 16 million in 2010), however these include multiple accounts per person and inactive accounts. The number of accounts had grown by over two million as compared to the 1.5 years earlier.[1] Hyves can be used free of charge, but there is an option for a paid Premium Membership (called Goldmembership). Goldmembers have access to some extra feautures, such as the ability to use some more different smilies in their messages and more uploading-space for pictures. The creators have said that the basic form of Hyves will always stay free.

edit this info

Details

Select a category and then fill in some basic details that someone might want to know about this topic.
What's your opinion on Hyves?
rate
Be the first to rate!
You have exceeded the maximum length.
Related Topics
Logo

A social networking website.

Article posted on Ubergizmo.com on Mar 30, 09 11:33 PM PDT

Friendster

A social networking site.

Mashable

An Internet news blog.

© 2014 Lunch.com, LLC All Rights Reserved
Lunch.com - Relevant reviews by real people.
()
This is you!
Ranked #
Last login
Member since
reviews
comments
ratings
questions
compliments
lists