Every day, social media platforms are filled with millions of people surfing for interesting posts. In fact, 40% of the 7 billion world’s population go online to search, create, learn and engage in social networking.
It is quite interesting to check out each social media platform to see their activity’s statistics and metrics. Furthermore, it can be useful for optimizing online marketing and boosting your sales or blog traffic.
But this can be a huge load of work and that’s why this infographic, created by Saxum, is a great tool that will save you hours of research.
You will find on it the 10 major platforms plus other sites info and with all these social media services, there are enough findings to make your investigation as easy as possible.
Here are some of the data that you will find below for each day:
- 2.7 billion likes on Facebook
- 400 million tweets on Twitter
- 5 billion use of the +1 button on Google+
- 200 million hours of videos watched on YouTube
- and more
And that’s only a fraction of the facts available on this very useful infographic. And these statistics and metrics are more than enough to convince you that social media is an important part of today’s life. After all, every day is a Social Media Day!
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