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Q: Can I say "SNSs" when I want to refer to two or more social networking sites? Or is there more common way to say?
A: It’s is fine to pluralise an initialism eg one WMD, two WMDs

Personally I have never heard of SNS - but now I know what it is, I understand perfectly that SNSs is the plural.

Q: So-called SNSs are divided into according to the range of users whose posted content is open to the public. The one that is open to an unspecified number of users is called the open type, and the other that is open only to a specific user is called the closed type.
For example, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok correspond to open-type SNS. On the other hand, LINE is a typical example of the closed type. Facebook is can be said to be between open and closed. Does this sound natural?
A: × So-called SNSs are divided into according to the range of users whose posted content is open to the public.
✓ SNS are divided according to the range of users whose content is open to the public.

× The one that is open to an unspecified number of users is called the open type, and the other that is open only to a specific user is called the closed type.
✓ Those that are open to an unspecified number of users are classified into the open type, while those that are open only to specific users are considered the closed type.

× For example, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok correspond to open-type SNS.
✓ For example, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok belong to open type SNS.

× On the other hand, LINE is a typical example of the closed type.
✓ On the other hand, LINE is an example of the closed type.

× Facebook is can be said to be between open and closed.
✓ Facebook can be categorized as something in between the open and closed types.

Q: SNSs let us know how awful traditional mass media are. Tkey seems to want to cause social confusion to gather attentions. Does this sound natural?
A: SNSs let us know how awful traditional mass media is. They seem to want to cause social confusion to grab attention.
Q: As there are too many SNSs these days, it’s a shame that I can’t check all of them. To my surprise, one of my friends become a YouTuber. Does this sound natural?
A: There are too many social media platforms these days, it’s a shame I can’t check all of them. To my surprise, one of my friends became a YouTuber.

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