LiveJournal is a social networking platform that allows users to operate an online blog or journal.

LiveJournal is a journaling platform where users find friends and communities based on common interests. Founded back in 1999 (a late night inspiration in a college dorm room), LiveJournal has grown to 30 million users worldwide. Known for its smart, creative users, LiveJournal is renowned for lively discussion and snarky commentary.

LiveJournal's competitors include WordPress and Blogger.

Founders:  Brad Fitzpatrick