Social-networking sites may be all the rage for personal connections and entertainment, but they haven't gained as much popularity for business purposes, according to a survey conducted late last year. The poll of more than 4,000 PC and mobile-phone users across numerous countries revealed that more than 50% of the respondents don't visit social networking sites regularly if ever and that the potential of such sites for business purposes remains largely unexplored -- possibly because the concept is construed as being out of step with the rhythms of traditional corporate culture.

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