This is one of many posts in our “Niche Social Networking Sites” series, highlighting some of the lesser-known social media sites online. A solid social media strategy will often incorporate presence on both well-known, and lesser-known social networking sites. Whether you have a business in this a particular field, are interested in something new, or could use some of the tools provided by a niche site, we aim to provide a sampling of what’s out there. Got a community you’re involved in that excites you? Let us know about it!
Interested in creating a family tree? Are you wanting to connect with other parents? Or maybe you want a site where you and your family can privately meet to share photos, stories and more. Here are our favorite picks for family and parenting-oriented niche social networking sites. As always, we’d love to hear what your favorite networking sites are, so leave us a comment at the bottom of the post!
A social networking site geared specifically towards families, and keeping the family together. Strict privacy controls allow users to control who is allowed to view family profiles. There is also social networking integration with other sites like Facebook, Twitter, and other sites.
Build your own family tree online, for free. Invite other relatives to collaborate, or see which family member has already started a project.
Create a profile, upload photos, join groups, and connect with other mom’s over the topics that matter to you – health, pregnancy, children, and more.
A social networking site powered by and for, parents. Share your stories, ask questions and receive advice, or browse through articles on parenting.