The smartphone camera has become central to teens’ social interaction, as reflected in the rise of camera-centric platforms like Snapchat and Instagram.
There are some key differences in the demographic makeup of each site’s news users. Instagram and Snapchat news consumers are considerably more likely to be nonwhite and younger.
Looking at the population as a whole, Facebook by far still leads every other social media site as a source of news.
Overall, three of the sites measured — Twitter, YouTube and Snapchat — had an increase in the share of their audience that gets news on the site.
There’s one app millennials can’t live without, and it’s not Instagram, WhatsApp, or Snapchat.
According to data from online polling company CivicScience, US millennials are slightly more likely to be daily users of Instagram than of Snapchat.
Flipboard is becoming one of the biggest drivers of traffic to news stories on mobile.
This infographic isn’t backed by any research but strikes me as true, based on how people use the differnet channels.
This infographic from Websitebuilder.org illustrates the facts and importance of online consumer reviews and ratings to a wide variety of businesses.
This infographic from First Site Guide illustrates the best times of the day and best days of the week to post to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Google+, Tumblr, Blogger, and email.