Social Media has become a part and parcel of everyone’s life nowadays. People connect on social media, share their views, images, etc. Recent surveys have thrown up some amazing, mind-boggling stats about social media usage. The top 4- Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest- have emerged as the most used and viable option for users. Some of the facts that have cropped up are summarized below.

  • It’s been 6+ years since Twitter’s official launch and more than 163 billion tweets have been reported to have made their presence on the micro-blogging site.
  • Privacy settings for Facebook- What’s that? An unusual scenario has been reported that about 25 percent of Facebook users don’t care about their privacy settings .
  • Did you know that Google’s +1 button is clicked for about 5 million times per day?
  • Have you ever considered to include price information on the post you have added on Pinterest? Do it right away, as the ones containing the price, get 36 percent more pins than the ones that don’t even consider.

Well, you can go through the infographic depicted below to get a detailed insight of all such amazing facts. Getting an overview is necessary, as it will help you decide which ones to use more to stay connected.


About the Author

John Laster is a technical news junkie and Founder of TechieApps. He loves everything about digital world, technologies, social media and gadgets and has been prophetic in identifying the best ways to leverage and harness such news to drive sales growth for companies ranging from startups to huge organizations.

1 comment

  1. Really, Facebook and Twitter are the undisputed leaders when it comes to social networking sites. But, seeing Instagram also in the list was a little baffling for me.
    Was really interesting to know that Pinterest too has a paid feature.

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