Two-Thirds of Internet Users on Social Networks
“Social Networking has been the global consumer phenomenon of 2008. Two-thirds of the world’s Internet population visit a social network or blogging site and the sector now accounts for almost 10% of all internet time. ‘Member Communities’ has overtaken personal Email to become the world’s fourth most popular online sector after search, portals and PC software applications.”
Nielsen Media Research has a fascinating new report out about the global usage of social networks. It’s worth reading through.
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