My Orkut Life

A small writeup about my Orkut life, tracing the rise and the fall of Orkut, one of the predecessors to the modern Social network

Lakshmi Narayanan G

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Orkut was the first thing I got introduced to, on the Internet (Yup, I started out a bit late). Back then, it was invite-only just like the Gmail of those times and the landing page used to show this “You’re connected to x number of people”, something that made quite a few flock towards it.