What it does: 

MySpace is a social networking website offering an interactive, user-submitted network of friends, personal profiles, blogs, groups, photos, music and videos internationally. Geared towards individuals who want to post information about themselves on the web.


Australia, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Serbia, United States and Venezuela.


Very easy to set up a personal web page presence.


Not good for representing an organisation, though some organisations do use MySpace to post content.

Suggested use: 

Organisations can create their own identity on MySpace. Useful to reach out to a young audience.

Owned by: 

Rupert Murdoch

Your content: 

After posting your Content to the MySpace Services, you continue to retain all ownership rights. You also grant to MySpace.com a limited license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce and distribute such content on and through the MySpace Services.

Security concerns: 

They are accused of censoring politically sensitive content by Moveon.org. See http://civic.moveon.org/pdf/myspace/thanks.html?id=-4512092-uUhDZM