Similar to other development in science and technology, social networking has also its positive and negative sides. Today it is common to hear from people talking about the other people they meet online, the online friend they have made, and the community they have joined on Weibo. Social networking is one such area that has affected Internet usage. It is a phenomenon that has taken the world of Internet by storm. Almost any web surfer in China has an account on Weibo or other social networking website. It is not incorrect to say that for kids these websites are the most enjoyable place for hangouts. However, the pros and cons of social networking sites have become a topic for debates. It can be said that the first reason of joining any social networking website is that it helps in establishing connection with different people. People use Weibo and other social networking websites to stay in touch with their friends and relatives. With social networking people have been able to track down their old friends and acquaintances and renew long-forgotten friendships. Social networking offers many benefits however it is not all sunshine and roses; it has its drawbacks also. With advancement of Internet usage of Weibo and other social networking websites have definitely increased and it is important for people to understand the associated risk with social networking. Both people and organizations can use it in an effective way. In fact it is a new buzzword for different organizations that are now market themselves on the Internet.