Some of the users Path has experienced a dilemma when to approve friends on these social networking sites. On the one hand do not want to say arrogant, on the other hand it limits the path of friendship.
Path unlike most social networking sites. This service is exclusive to limit the number of members of friendship only with 150 people. Certainly there is no reason why the Path to do so.
At the beginning of his arrival, Path is already saying that they make different services with other social networks. Path want more help users build a quality relationship.
More than that, no conceptual reason why the Path finally agreed to limit the 150 friendship of the social networking site.
“We were inspired by Professor Robin Dunbar from Oxford University, whose research explore how the average number of credible human relationships throughout his life,” wrote the Path on his official page.
According to Professor Dunbar, humans at least have 5 friends, 15 good friends, 50 close friends and family where they amount to no more than 150 people. That is the main inspiration of the Path why until ultimately limited number of members.
“On the Path, we are building a tool for you to share with people who are most important in your life,” said Path.
In the end, the main purpose of this restriction is to foster quality relationships to offer comfort to share all your private moments.