Social Media Facts – What You Need To Know For Your Business

Are you contemplating whether or not social media is something your business should be a part of?  Check out these amazing social media facts and decide for yourself:

  • One in every nine people on Earth is on Facebook ( This number is calculated by dividing the planets 6.94 billion people by Facebook’s 750 million users)
  • People spend 700 billion minutes per month on Facebook
  • Each Facebook user spends on average 15 hours and 33 minutes a month on the site
  • More than 250 million people access Facebook through their mobile devices
  • More than 2.5 million websites have integrated with Facebook
  • 30 billion pieces of content is shared on Facebook each month
  • 300,000 users helped translate Facebook into 70 languages
  • People on Facebook install 20 million “Apps” every day
  • YouTube has 490 million unique users who visit every month (as of February 2011)
  • YouTube generates 92 billion page views per month (These YouTube stats don’t include videos viewed on phones and embedded in websites)
  • Users on YouTube spend a total of 2.9 billion hours per month (326,294 years)
  • Wikipedia hosts 17 million articles
  • Wikipedia authors total over 91,000 contributors
  • People upload 3,000 images to Flickr (the photo sharing social media site) every minute
  • Flickr hosts over 5 billion images
  • 190 million average  Tweets per day occur on Twitter (May 2011)
  • Twitter is handling 1.6 billion queries per day
  • Twitter is adding nearly 500,000 users a day
  • Google+ has more than 25 million users
  • Google+ was the fastest social network to reach 10 million users at 16 days (Twitter took 780 days and Facebook 852 days)

-From JeffBullas.com

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