HOW SOCIAL CAPITAL INFLUENCE AN ONLINE SOCIAL NETWORK SYSTEM

2014 Issues in Information Systems  
Although online social networks have been becoming a prominent communications tool and growing rapidly in recent years, there is a surfeit of research literature about social networks. However, there has been little research on how social capital factors impact the users' satisfaction in online social networks. Drawing on this approach, in what follows we lay out our hypotheses that the social capital resources are instrumental in explaining the user perceptions of online social networks. We
more » ... ial networks. We therefore propose and test a model that measure the users' perceived usefulness and satisfaction perspectives by examining the influence of these factors in an empirical survey.
doi:10.48009/1_iis_2014_217-223 fatcat:jmxwj36z6rdxvamjitzpj5m5ci