Myspace is a social networking website offering an interactive, user-submitted network of friends, personal profiles, blogs, groups, photos, music, and videos. It is headquartered in Beverly Hills, California.[5][6]

Myspace LLC

Type of site

Social media
Available in 14 languages
Founded August 1, 2003; 14 years ago
  • Beverly Hills, California
  • United States
Area served Worldwide
Owner Viant Technology

(Time Inc.)[1]

  • Chris DeWolfe
  • Tom Anderson
  • Jon Hart
Key people
  • Tim Vanderhook (CEO)
  • Gary Helton (GH3)
Revenue $109 million (2011 est.)[2]
Employees 500[3]
Alexa rank 3,239 (As of 9 September 2017)[4]
Advertising AdSense
Registration Required
Launched August 1, 2003; 14 years ago
Current status Active

Myspace was acquired by News Corporation in July 2005 for $580 million.[7] From 2005 to 2008, Myspace was the largest social networking site in the world, and in June 2006 surpassed Google as the most visited website in the United States.[8][9] In April 2008, Myspace was overtaken by Facebook in the number of unique worldwide visitors, and was surpassed in the number of unique U.S. visitors in May 2009,[10] though Myspace gen