Social Media Is Booming [Infographic]

You wanted the facts Search Engine Journal said “okay, we’ll give them to you”. I still get clients asking me why all the hype about social media, honestly sometimes I just don’t know how to explain it to them.

A lot of them think that it’s just going to go away soon, it’s just a bubble waiting to burst, they say.
Well I think this infographic speaks for itself, it really quantifies social media in terms of global use. Just in a few years social media has done more than what traditional media did in years.

The Growth of Social Media: An Infographic
Source: The Growth of Social Media: An Infographic

If you found those facts interesting, I also found another 13 mind-bending social media statistics on Hubspost you’ll want to check out. Here’s a little intro:

3. 43 percent of all online consumers are social media fans or followers”

What are your thoughts? Do you think social media is here to stay?