Youtube is the second largest search engine on the web 50% of YouTube's 300 million users go at least once a week.
3.5 billion pieces of content are shared each week on Facebook
- Facebook usage is up 40% since last year
- The average user on Facebook has 120 friends
- 6,5 million Facebook users access the site through their mobile phones. That's up 100% in the last 6 months.
- There are over 70 translations available for Facebook
- 2,5 billion photos are uploaded to Facebook each month
96% of 18-35 yr olds. are on a social network
- 34% of bloggers post opinions about products & brands
- 15% of bloggers spend 10 hours or more each week blogging
- Google is amongst world's top 20 largest brands
- 25% of search results for the World's top largest brands are links to user-generated content
- 78% of consumers trust peer recommendations, 14% trust advertisements
- 1 in 5 americans (age 18-35 use twitter)
- So far this year, there are over 30 million tweets a day
- 80% of Twitter usage is on mobile devices. Imagine what that means for bad customer experiences???
- Twitter has 75,000,000 users and is adding 300,000 a day!
SOURCES: en.gauge.media; www.wecreatefans.com