IMVU allows users the opportunity to create 3D avatars, and explore virtual communities while chatting with other users.Though this website allows adult users, the minimum age to create an IMVU avatar and enter the virtual worlds is 13.Registration is required to enter the IMVU community, as is a download of the IMVU software.
Instagram began as a way to share photos with friends but has quickly evolved into a social media platform that allows users to meet new people.
Search for people in your age range with similar interests using the "Suggested Users" function or by searching for certain hashtags that interest you.
Tumblr began as a platform for microblogs and has evolved into the number one social media network for teens.
This site allows people to post pictures, poems, quotes or short thoughts.
In addition to browsing the profiles, you can also participate in chat rooms, discussions, and rate men and women in the Hot or Not section. The site has users from the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and the United States. The site allows you to upload pictures as well as participate in their social network platform or chat room.
There is also a mobile app that you can download to your phone.
Unlike Twitter, there is no character limit, but longer posts are unusual.
Like other social networks, you can tag posts which will help other teens with similar interests find you.
You can also use the hashtag #meetnewpeople with each of your new blog posts.