Social Networks Are Only Getting Bigger

By  |  Published 

July 29, 2009 – A new report from Universal McCann shows us a little about what we already know (social networking is on the rise) and even more information about the numbers behind those general trends. (via ReadWriteWeb)

The study includes data from 4 surveys that targeted active Internet users, resulting in 22,729 respondents across 38 countries from November 2008 through March 2009. Basically, these numbers represent the best data available for seeing the impact of social networking and social media.

Here are a few highlights:

  • 2/3 of Internet users have managed an online profile, 71% have visited a friend’s social network page
  • 71% of active Internet read blogs (if your company doesn’t have a blog yet, you really need one STAT)
  • 60% of US Internet users manage a social network profile
  • 83% of active Internet users watch online videos

You can check out the entire UM report to get more info about the power of social networking.

When developing an online marketing strategy it is important that you select a company that has Internet marketing experience, which includes copywriting, SEO services, and website promotion. We Do Web Content specializes in affordable SEO writing that will get your website a top search engine ranking. We combine organic SEO tools with web marketing know-how to increase the search engine placement and SEO ranking of your Web pages. Get started now by taking advantage of our FREE consultation – – 1- 888- 521-3880.