Nielsen released their 2012 Social Media Report last week, and their research shows that the social media landscape continues to change rapidly. 2012 saw nascent trends from 2011 speed up, and 2013, no doubt, will see more of the same.
Keep in mind these numbers are from surveys completed this June, so fast-growing networks, devices and usages have probably increased their share in the following six months. Here are some of the most interesting data points.
Social ActivitiesHere's the percent of social media user who participate in one of these activities at least monthly:
Go ahead and download Nielsen's 2012 Social Media Report for yourself. What facts did you find most surprising?
* Picture courtesy of the Nielsen Media Report.