16 Social Media & Blogging Stats of 2012

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.

F = $
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

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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

46 MM
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
15 min
A Day on YouTube

The most watched video of 2012:
Gangnam Style
532+ million views

The Google +1 Button is used
5 Billion Times
per day

16 Social Media & Blogging Stats of 2012

shared by usamanasir on Nov 23, 2012 in Social Media


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Social media and blogging statistics of 2012 as reported by different news agencies and networks.
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