The Russian equivalent of Facebook
- Founded By: Pavel Durov
- Blog: Unknown
- Twitter: Unknown
- Alexa Rank: 47
- Compete Rank: 3,574
- Known For:
Pavel Durov, a student at Saint Petersburg State University (the Saint Petersburg in Russia), registered the domain name in 2006. After his graduation he opened the site for beta testing.
- Tamerlan Tsarnaev, one of the Boston bombers, had an account on this site. He posted a picture of himself and his friends at Times Square on this site; two of the friends in the picture and one other friend were nabbed by the feds for conspiring to remove evidence and lying to investigators.