Posts Tagged ‘YouTube’

Social Media's Big 5

  • Facebook: = 500 million active users, 50% of active users logon each day,3.5 million events created each month, the UK 2nd country
  • Youtube: = #4 Largest Site on the Internet, #1 Largest video site on the web, 3.5 million people visiting the site every single day
  • Twitter: =1100% growth in a year, 23,500,000 visitors, number twelve website in the world, some 50 million tweets are sent a day
  • WordPress: = 77% of Internet users read blogs, 58% say that they are better-known in their industry because of their blog
  • Linkedin= 50 million users worldwide, 11 million users in Europe, average age is 41, 64% are male, 50% are decision makers


Social Statistics

As we know the internet is becoming more and more popular by the day and is growing by the numbers as we speak.More people are jumping onto the Social Media Bandwagon in the hope of not being left behind.Here are some recent stats on a few of the most popular and fastest growing social media networks on the world wide web. Source:


A new member joins LinkedIn approximately every second.

There are four million UK LinkedIn members

There were more than a billion people-searches through the site last year

Executives from all Fortune 500 companies are LinkedIn members

25% of FTSE 100 companies hire through LinkedIn

50% of Fortune 100 companies hire through LinkedIn

Over half a million LinkedIn groups exist


People spend over 500 billion minutes per month on Facebook

The average user is connected to 60 pages, groups and events

Every month, more than 70% of Facebook users engage with Platform applications

More than 550,000 active applications are currently on Facebook Platform

More than one million websites have integrated with the platform and over 150 million people engage with Facebook on external websites each month

There are more than 200 mobile operators in 60 countries working to deploy and promote Facebook mobile products


There are more than two billion views on YouTube each day

24 hours-worth of video content is uploaded every minute

46 years-worth of YouTube content is watched each day on Facebook

The average user spends a quarter of an hour each day on the site

70% of YouTube’s traffic comes from outside the USA

The site is monetising more than a billion video views each month

94 of AdAge’s 100 top advertisers have executed YouTube campaigns

The number of advertisers running display ads across YouTube has increased by around 1,000% in the last year


75% of Twitter traffic is generated from outside of

A quarter of Twitter users have no followers

65% of the world’s top 100 companies have a twitter account

Twitter’s search engine gets more than 600 million queries a day. Monthly, this is proportionately more than Bing and Yahoo.

There are more than 70,000 applications currently using Twitters API


Roy Tanck's Flickr Widget requires Flash Player 9 or better.

Get this widget at
Click And View
Brent - Find me on
Click And View
Click And View