One thing that everyone seems to agree on is that we’re all in this together – these are the pioneer days in social media. Collectively we are finding our way as technologies continue to evolve.
Tid-bits on social media. . .
Americans have almost tripled the amount of time they spend on social-media networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook. In 2008, 6% of time spent online was on social-networking sites. In 2009, that number was up to a staggering 17%.
Consider it took radio 38 years to reach 50 million users, TV 13 years and the Internet four. Facebook added 100 million users in less than nine months.
YouTube is the second largest search engine in the world.
70% of consumers trust opinions posted on line.
Accoridng to Facebook, it has more than 300 million active users worldwide, with 50% logging in on any given day.