What it does: 

It is a social networking site designed for connecting with your friends and finding new ones.

When to use it: 

If members in your network or campaign are already users.

When not to use it: 

If no one in your network is using it.


It is the top social networking site in Asia.

Owned by: 

Friendster, INC - www.friendster.com

Your content: 

According to the friendster policy page (http://www.friendster.com/info/privacy.php): 'we do not sell, rent, share, trade or give away any of your personal information unless required by law or for the protection of your Membership. However, Friendster may share profile information and aggregate usage information in a non-personally identifiable manner with advertisers and other third parties in order to present to Members and other users of the Friendster website more targeted advertising, products and services; provided that, in such situations, we will never disclose information that would personally identify you.'

Security concerns: 

Privacy International considers their privacy policy 'vague' - (see http://www.privacyinternational.org/issues/internet/interimrankings.pdf)