The Facebook generation kids would not know that there existed something called which took the world by storm in the late 2000s. Alas, Orkut lost to Facebook and Google announced its shutdown in 2014.

However, the founder of Orkut, Orkut Buyukkokten, after whom orkut was named has announced a new kind of social network called Hello!.  The founder of Orkut announced in his Facebook post.


According to the post, he claims that hello is not based on the likes, but has love associated with it.

Let’s see if hello can rise up to the level of, and if it does, can it beat Facebook?

Let’s wait and watch!