There are many social media websites active on the internet currently. But their existence is not all beneficial. For business you are able to reach out to a larger audience than traditional methods of advertising. This sort of exposure can also affect your establishment negatively: if you say something wrong or negative, all your customers will see it.
This piece takes a brief look at the top 5 social media websites and some features they possess. Before that, here are some interesting facts about the sites.
Interesting Facts about Social Media Sites
- About 30% of all Americans mainly get news updates from Facebook.
- Facebook operators handle traffic of over 60 billion messages per day.
- The majority of all world leaders have an active twitter account
- For advertising only, social media sites make close to 9 billion dollars
- On average, all social media users spend 5 years and 3 months on the platforms