By the end of 2016, 52.2 million people in the US will access their Twitter accounts at least once a month. That’s a 2.0% increase over last year.
More than half of online adults (56%) use more than one of the five social media platforms measured in this survey, a share that is statistically unchanged from the 52% who did so in 2014.
Facebook remains the most popular social media platform, with its users visiting the site more regularly than users of other social media sites.
Average CPMs were lower on Instagram ($4.44) than on Facebook ($5.75) on a global basis in Q1.
Roughly eight-in-ten online Americans (79%) now use Facebook, a 7-percentage-point increase from a survey conducted at a similar point in 2015.
Facebook continues to be America’s most popular social networking platform by a substantial margin: Nearly eight-in-ten online Americans (79%) now use Facebook.
About one-third of US online shoppers say that social networking sites influence their purchasing decisions.
9 in 10 marketers say that social media is important to their business, with the most commonly cited benefits being increased exposure and traffic.
eMarketer estimated in June that 105.2 million people in the US would use Facebook Messenger at least monthly this year.
Facebook stands tall as the largest recipient of social media advertising dollars in the world—by a long shot.