On the web, the only constant is change. We’ve seen a ton of changes the past decade, many of which can be turned into bigger sales and social presence! See the numbers behind this new world of global social commerce and how web-savvy marketers are cashing in on social platforms! [Customer Magnetism]
# 528% Growth of numbers of internet users since 2000. # 32.7% of the world’s population is on the internet. That’s 2.27 billion people! # 20% of google searches have never been searched before. # 88% American companies engage in social marketing. # 90% of all purchases are influenced by social media. # 43% of online consumer use social media. # 53% Twitter users recommend products in their tweets. # 10.4 million people use Pinterest, increased 429% from September to December 2011. # Facebook: 845 million active users. # Amazon: 164 million active users. # Ebay: 100 million active users.
Created by Customer Magnetism, an award winning Internet marketing agency (http://www.customermagnetism.com)
This infographic is so informative, comprehensive and spot on, I couldn’t help re-sharing it here! The original code has been modified a little to match this blog’s scope.