is a free social networking service owned and managed by Google. Similar to Facebook, the service is designed to help users meet new friends and maintain existing relationships.
to the service is quick and easy. For first time users, registration is required. (This option is available on the home page.)
: Orkut no longer exists. It was closed in September 2014.
How To Sign In to Orkut
To access the site, go to the Google homepage and click More
. In the menu that opens, click And more
. A list of Other products
will appear. Go to the Communicate, publish and share
option, and choose Orkut
A new window will open:
Enter your email and password in the appropriate fields, then click Login
In the window that appears, click Continue
and follow the instructions to accept the Terms and Conditions.
You will now need to complete your profile. Note that all fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required. Fields followed by a yellow key may be partially or completely hidden when certain members view your profile. Choosing Friends
from the dropdown menu to the right of the key means that only people listed as your friend can view that information.
When you are done entering your information, click Finish
to save your information.
Image: © Orkut.