Live Journal is looking more and more like a national mass media portal.

It has authority and it has gained the trust of the Ru Net audience over 15 years of stabile performance, and is one of most quoted sources in Ru Net.

Note the fact that the Russian language internet space has its own well-established name – this highlights that it’s not just a language issue, but that the whole mentality is different.

It is believed the growth rate will decrease slightly in the future, although it is expected to nevertheless be one of the biggest in the world with a projected growth rate of 25-30% between 20.

Nearly 40% of users are actively tweeting, which is a record-breaking number for social networks.

Despite a decrease in visitors, 9% of all Internet users in Russia visit the site and the number of users is quite stable, and even grows in some periods. has become a reputable alternative platform for political discussions about prime civic events.

Its audience (including authors/bloggers) is becoming ever more professional; not only are the blogs themselves written to a high quality – with fine images, supportive data, and links to research and sources – but many of the comments could be mini-blogs themselves, often offering even deeper analysis into the subject.

Interestingly, note how the same post (pictured below) got a relatively similar number of comments, but 150 times less “likes” on VK when compared to Facebook: place on the Russian social networks list, with over 20 million users.

It is considered to be a platform for remonstrative youth movements, used mainly by young metropolitan professionals with an active social position – often belonging to a political opposition.Russian Facebook users tend to be unacquainted with each other in real life.Odnoklassniki was founded in 2006 and is the second most popular network in Russia with about 45 million visitors – although it used to be in first place. It is similar to and allows users to get hold of long-lost childhood friends and family members.The network boasts the longest average time spend per page, significantly more than other social networks. Odnoklassniki users participate a lot in group discussions and reviews etc.The audience tends to be more mature, closer to 40 years old and over, with quite traditional values and settled lives.Common rules for all anonymous chat rooms: - All the secrets you share in Anti Chat, must stay in Anti Chat- Teens aged less than 17 are not allowed to download and use this app- All international and private chats must remain free of trolling, bullying and agitating. Easy to use and it's safe because your not giving out any personal details and it's stress free.