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Friday, April 18, 2014
LOOK WHO TOPS THE SOCIAL MEDIA SITES
Which social media sties have the most
user profiles worldwide?
2.Youtube 1.0 billion
3.Qzone 623.3 million
4.Google+ 540 million
Weibo 503 million
6.Twitter 500.25 million
7.LinkedIn 259 million
But if you look at average number of
users per year, these are the most active social media sites:
1.Google+ 168 million
2.Facebook 140 million
3.YouTube 111.11 million
Weibo 100.6 million
5.Qzone 69.26 million .Twitter 62.53 million
7.Vine 40 million
8.Instagram 37.5 million
9.VK 28.5 million
10.LinkedIn 23.55 million
Ren 21.56 million
12.Pinterest 17.5 million
13.Tumblr 15.56 million
14.SnapChat 10.83 million
15.Friendster 9.58 million
note: These numbers are as of December 2013, according to Comscore and
what does all of this mean?
good to see how the big social media sites stack up with one another. It’s not just Facebook, Twitter,
and “the rest”. Each of these sites vary
in terms of what they do and what their unique appeal is.
you are looking to promote your book online it is quite hard to ignore all of
these sites. They can make life a lot
easier for you, even if it seems like a big time-suck to be on them daily. Try each of them and see what fits best with
your needs, goals, and preferences.
media will only continue to grow in size and usage. Join the party or choose to stay home.