This infographic from SSLs.com highlights some of the milestones of internet history, from the first email to the first eCommerce transaction to the first tweet.
Nearly two-thirds (64.1%) of Italy’s mobile phone owners had a smartphone late last year—a gain of 23.5% compared with the same period in 2012.
Among American respondents, a leading 68% reported visiting a search engine site at least once a week, with social networking sites (59%) and portal sites (for checking email, such as Gmail) next (50%).
40% of the young men subscribed to the statement, “Ideally, I would buy everything online.”
Both males and females ages 18 to 34 were more likely than their 35- to 64-year-old counterparts to engage in nearly every online shopping activity.
Covering 2012 activity, the data shows that viewability rates were lowest on shopping and auction (34.3%) and ad network (36.7%) sites, and highest on employment (68.5%), news (67%) and music and streaming media (66.1%) sites.
In the U.S., 80 million people visited eBay in October 2012, according to compete.com. Who uses the site and where do they live?