New AOL Homepage Gets More Social

Hoping to attract more users into its fold and hereby getting more homepage traffic, AOL has just redesigned its homepage which gives users instant access to various social networks right on the AOL site. According to AOL, this is the first time that a major internet portal is providing access to major social networking sites. If you would recall, AOL has just recently provided access to multiple email services on the AOL site. Getting social networking feeds is the next step that AOL is taking to rejuvenate its portal.The new AOL site’s social networking features will let you post status updates to you social networks without leaving the AOL portal. Tapping thickly populated networking sites such as AIM, Bebo, MySpace, Facebook, Twitter and other third-party site, the new AOL social networking features allow you to provide profile activity information, friend request, status updates and mail notifications.