The Increasing Trend of Social Media {Infographic}

Social media are creating a big revolution in our society.  Because of the big influence of social media, businesses have to spend long hours every week on social media to ensure their business growth.

  • 50% of mobile traffic in UK is for Facebook.
  • YouTube is the second largest search engine in the world.
  • The huge number of followers of Facebook is sufficient to become the third largest country in the world.
  • A new member joins LinkedIn every second.
  • Pinterest has the distinction to become the fastest site to achieve 100 million visitors in 2012.
  • Over 100 million people are using Instagram.
  • Over 200 millions people are active on Twitter.
  • Only 14% trust advertisements.
  • Social media is used for business by 93% of marketers.

In 2012, every minute in every day, 100,000 tweets were sent, 1684,478 posts were shared on Facebook, 2 million searches were done using Google and 48 hours of videos were uploaded to YouTube.   Such a revolutionary influence of social media impacts offline behavior of people also in a big way. For example 1 in 5 couples meet online. 3 in 5 gay couples meet online. 1 in 5 divorces are blamed on Facebook.

Increasing Trend Of Social Media