30% of U.S. Adults Get News on Facebook

30% of U.S. Adults Get News on Facebook

This chart illustrates how many people use social networks to get news.

Brands Use Twitter to Boost Awareness Rather Than Sales

Brands Use Twitter to Boost Awareness Rather Than Sales

This chart shows the motivation behind brands' use of Twitter as a marketing tool.

Marketers Have Yet To Embrace Twitter Advertising

Marketers Have Yet To Embrace Twitter Advertising

This chart shows the results of a Socialbakers survey among 500+ marketers regarding their company’s adoption of social networks as advertising platforms.

Brands Shouldn't Overuse Hashtags

Brands Shouldn't Overuse Hashtags

This chart shows that brands shouldn’t overdo it with hashtags when they post something on Facebook.

Social Media is Important for Small Business Owners

Social Media is Important for Small Business Owners

This chart shows the percentage of small businesses using the following in 2013.

Millennials Rack Up 18 Hours of Media Use Per Day

Millennials Rack Up 18 Hours of Media Use Per Day

This chart shows the average time millennials in the U.S. spend interacting with media per day.

Tablets to Outsell PCs Worldwide by 2015

Tablets to Outsell PCs Worldwide by 2015

This chart shows how tablets shipments are expected to overtake PC shipments for the first time in 2015.

Mobile Is Even More Important to Twitter Than It Is to Facebook

Mobile Is Even More Important to Twitter Than It Is to Facebook

This chart shows how long Americans are using Facebook and Twitter on different platforms.

U.S. Tech Giants Dominated Headlines in 2013

U.S. Tech Giants Dominated Headlines in 2013

This chart shows the companies that received the most media coverage in 2013. Dow Jones tracks English-language print publications for mentions of the 150 public companies included in the Global Dow Index.

Millions of Teens Have Abandoned Facebook since 2011

Millions of Teens Have Abandoned Facebook since 2011

This chart illustrates how young Americans are apparently losing interest in facebook. Since January 2011, the number of users aged 13 to 24 has declined by more than 6 million.

High Rate of Acceptance for Marital Indiscretions in France

High Rate of Acceptance for Marital Indiscretions in France

This chart shows the percentage of respondents saying that “married people having an affair is morally unacceptable”.

Cristiano Ronaldo Wins His Second Ballon d’Or

Cristiano Ronaldo Wins His Second Ballon d’Or

This chart shows the football players with the most Ballon d’Or awards.

Age Matters in Online Video Consumption

Age Matters in Online Video Consumption

This chart illustrates that online video consumption greatly varies across different age groups. Younger adults are much more likely to consume online video content then older ones.

Charlotte Tops Anti-Obamacare Ad Expenditure

Charlotte Tops Anti-Obamacare Ad Expenditure

This chart shows the 10 cities with the highest estimated spending on anti-ACA advertising in 2013.

Americans Consume 60 Hours of Electronic Media per Week

Americans Consume 60 Hours of Electronic Media per Week

While experts are busy arguing about when traditional TV should officially be declared dead, people continue to do what they have always done: they watch TV.

Netflix is Almost as Popular as Cable Among Young Adults

Netflix is Almost as Popular as Cable Among Young Adults

This chart shows the Pay-TV services American adults from different age groups subscribe to. While the majority of those aged 49 and older have a cable subscription, younger adults increasingly turn to Netflix, indicating that streaming services have a golden future ahead of them.

This is Why Americans Stay Offline

This is Why Americans Stay Offline

This chart displays the main reasons offline adults in the states don't use the internet.

Things Could Get Worse For Print Publishers

Things Could Get Worse For Print Publishers

This chart compares the share of time American's spend with selected media to the respective medium's share of advertising expenditure, revealing that things may get worse for print publishers.

The Mass Media is the World’s Key Weapon for Tackling Tobacco

The Mass Media is the World’s Key Weapon for Tackling Tobacco

This chart shows worldwide coverage and the percentage increase in tobacco control policies.

The Digital Life of American Teens

The Digital Life of American Teens

They text, they tweet, they share whatever they do online. No generation before them has grown up as connected as today's teenagers. Here's a breakdown of what American teens do in the digital world.

Twitter's Top 5 Markets Account for 50% of Active Users

Twitter's Top 5 Markets Account for 50% of Active Users

This chart provides a geographic breakdown of Twitter's active user base. 24 percent of Twitter's users who actually tweet are located in the United States, Twitter's largest market by a wide margin.

Not Every Social Network Doubles as a News Source

Not Every Social Network Doubles as a News Source

Social networks such as Twitter and Facebook are not only used to connect with friends and acquaintances, but also to stay on top of the endless stream of news we are exposed to online. However, not every social network doubles as a news aggregator as this chart illustrates.

Snapchat Could Become the Biggest Tech Exit in a Decade

Snapchat Could Become the Biggest Tech Exit in a Decade

When Snapchat recently refused Facebook's $3 billion buyout offer, it also passed on the chance to become the biggest exit of an internet startup in the past decade. That crown belongs to Skype which was acquired by eBay for $2.56 billion in 2005.

The Internet's Most Popular Cats

The Internet's Most Popular Cats

If you are a regular user of Twitter or Facebook chances are you have seen your fair share of videos and photos featuring cute/cuddly/grumpy and/or funny cats. Here's our inofficial ranking of the internet's most popular cats!

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