Social media statistics in real-time

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The world of social media is invading the web at a speed that we cannot even imagine. It ‘a revolution, the social media revolution, social networking, the new way of conceiving the web, media, sharing. It ‘a revolution before our very eyes, of which we are all a part of and can no longer control. No one could have imagined, even a few years ago, that this would have happened. Read and watch these stunning statistics on social media:

Gary Hayes has collected some statistics and has made a counter that shows the numbers in real time: ‘Gary’s Social Media Count’: Which I have included below.

  • 20 hours of video are uploaded on Youtube every minute!
  • 600,000 new members each day on Facebook
  • 700 million photos and 4 million videos on Facebook per day
  • 18 million new users per day on Twitter and tweets sent 4 million per day
  • 900,000 new items on blogs a DAY!
  • 1 billion videos viewed on Youtube DAILY!
  • 250,000 virtual goods in Second Life each day, and 1250 messages per second!
  • 73 million visitors and 700 million Flickr photo uploaded a month!
  • More than 2.3 trillion SMS messages were sent in 2008 alone! Here is it written out  to make it clearer 2,300,000,000,000,000,000 SMS!

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Thank you noltha.