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46 Social Media Facts From 2013 (Infographic)

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Sheldon Ferrao

Dec 31, 2013

Heading into 2014, social media has been making waves. Twitter‘s IPO, Snapchat‘s rapid viral spread, and the growth of e-commerce and mobile-use, have all been great indicators for the industry in the upcoming year.

Below we have 46 social media facts from 2013. Here are our favourite:

  • Social media generates almost double the marketing leads of trade shows, telemarketing, daily mail, or PPC
  • 751 Million users access Facebook from mobile with 7000 different devices
  • Around 46% of web users turn to social media for making purchases
  • Twitter’s fastest growing age demographic is 55 year olds to 64 year old’s with active users of 79%
  • Over 343 Million active users on Google+
  • 40% of marketers use Google+ and 67% plan to increase Google+ activities
  • Animated GIFs are the most engaging type of post on Google+
  • Over 1 Billion LinkedIn endorsements
  • More than 5 million photos uploaded every day on Instagram
  • More than 69% of Pinterest users are female
  • Over 1 billion unique monthly visitors on Youtube

Social Media Facts 2013

 Infographic source: Visually

What are your favourite 2013 facts?

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