Social media marketing is gaining strong roots in the online marketing world day by day. The immense increase in the Social networks has caused by the humungous influence of Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin in a man's life.
Why Twitter?<br />Twitter now has 105,779,710 registered users<br />New users are signing up at the rate of 300,000 per day.<br />180 million unique visitors come to the site every month.<br />75% of Twitter traffic comes from outside (via third party applications)<br />Twitter’s search engine receives around 600 million search queries per day.<br />Twitter itself has grown: in the past year alone, it has grown from 25 to more than 175 employees.<br />Twitter users are in total, tweeting an average of 55 million tweets a day.<br />
Why Facebook?<br />People spend over 500 billion minutes over month<br />Average user is connected to 60 pages, groups and events.<br />Every month, more than 70% of Facebook users engage with Platform applications<br />More than 550,000 active applications are currently on Facebook platform<br />More than 1 million websites have integrated with the platform and over 150 million people engage with Facebook on external websites each month<br />200 mobile operators in 60 countries working to deploy and promote Facebook mobile products.<br />
Why Linkedin?<br />A new member joins Linkedin approx. every second<br />There are four million UK Linkedin member<br />There were more than a billion people-searches through the site last year<br />Executives from all Fortune 500 companies are Linkedin members <br />25% of FTSE 100 companies hire through Linkedin<br />50% of Fortune 100 companies hire through Linkedin<br />