16 Social Media & Blogging Stats of 2012
Tweets containing less than 100 characters receive 17% higher engagement than longer Tweets.
Twitter updates that include verbs have a 2% higher shareability than the average Tweet.
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The average CTR for Facebook mobile ads is 1.32% compared with 0.086% for non-mobile ads
95% of Facebook wallposts are not answered by Brands
36.7% of U.S. mobile subscribers have accessed social networks or blogs with their devices
57% of Pinterest users interact with food-related content, the #1 category of content
Facebook shares have the greatest influence on Google search rankings in the US, followed by the number of backlinks
61% of U.S. online consumers have made a purchase based on recommendations from a blog
81% of U.S. online consumers trust information and advice from blogs
Blogger is the leading blog site in the U.S., with 46MM unique monthly users
For the first time, more than half (53%) of Americans 65 and older use the internet or email
X 20 = Average number of friends of every Facebook users
575 Likes per second
5,000,000 images are uploaded every day
The Average Visitor Spends
A Day on YouTube
The most watched video of 2012:
532+ million views
The Google +1 Button is used
5 Billion Times
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