Reshared post from +GlobalWebIndex
DECLINE OF LOCAL SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS
Data collected by GlobalWebIndex in December 2012 shows how the local social platforms are now in significant decline to Facebook, Twitter and Google+.
2012 saw #Facebook shrug off the potential for Facebook fatigue and saturation in a spectacular way with active users growing 33% to 693m users globally. Watch out for an in-depth post on this later this week where we’ll dig deeper into the numbers.
GOOLE+ TO BECOME THE SECOND LARGEST SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM
#google+, who despite being branded a failure or ghost town by large portions of the media, grew in terms of active usage by 27% to 343m users to become the number 2 social platform
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