Benefits of Social Media Vary by Generation

 40% of Americans have received a good suggestion for something to try as a result of their use of social media, 15% say they have made a connection regarding a job opportunity, and 9% say they have found a new apartment or house through their social media use. This data comes from The Harris Poll… Read More

April 2010 Data on Social Media Use

Accordomg t0 the findings of the Harris Poll, conducted online between April 28 and 30, 2010, among 2,131 U.S. adults ages 18 and over. 64% of online Americans use social media 84% of  social media users reveal information about themselves via social media channels Americans share: updates about their life (43%) what they are currently doing… Read More

New Data on Twitter Use

In 2009, there will be 18 million US adults who access Twitter on any platform at least monthly, according to eMarketer. That represents a 200 percent increase over 2008 levels. Usage is predicted to reach 26 million US adults in 2010, a further 44.4 percent climb. This forecast counts 11.1 percent of Internet users as Twitter… Read More