Statistics and Trends Facebook, YouTube, Cell Phones and Teens
The global average amount of time spent on social networking sites in February 2010? The global average amount of time spent on social networking sites in February 2010? 5.5 hours. Up 2 hours from last year. nielsen
Facebook is the #1 social network destination world-wide. Facebook is the #1 social network destination world-wide. 2.8 billion visits, 21.9 individual visits in February 2010 alone and 500 million users nielsen, mashable
Flickr and Facebook are two of the world’s largest photo sites. Which is bigger? Flickr and Facebook are two of the world’s largest photo sites. Which is bigger? 4.5 billion images on Flickr 2.5 billion per month on Facebook, 30 billion per year! pingdom
A day’s worth of content is uploaded into YouTube every minute. A day’s worth of content is uploaded into YouTube every minute. YouTube serves 1 billion videos in a single day. pingdom
73% text message 14% blog 8% use Twitter 38% share content, 21% remix 8-18, 2004-09, 39-66% 27% go online PEW Internet, Kaiser This is anything but a phone…
Do you believe that establishing a digital presence is something an educator in 2010 must do?
How are you represented online? How do you contribute online?
Do schools have the responsibility for helping students craft their digital presence?
How can you use mobile devices to create, manage, and project content and ideas, project yourself?
Do you believe that access to information, content, ideas and conversation, the raw elements of learning, will mostly be accessed through mobile technologies?
“If I can’t find you on Google, do you exist?” Image purchased from the New Yorker