Teens aren’t the only ones turning to YouTube to consume video content, young adults ages 18 to 20 are as well.
The National Cyber Security Alliance and Microsoft polled 804 US teen internet users ages 13 to 17 about their digital activities.
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.
Around one-third of online adults (32%) report using Instagram – roughly the same share as in 2015, when 27% of online adults did so.
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.
9 in 10 marketers say that social media is important to their business, with the most commonly cited benefits being increased exposure and traffic.
It’s well known by now that Instagram is the top social platform for post engagement rates, although those rates have been on the decline.
Facebook is easily the most popular social channel for advertising, but Instagram seems to be gaining on more mature offerings.
Almost 8 in 10 Americans aged 12 and older currently use some form of social media, according to the latest annual Infinite Dial report [PDF] from Edison Research and Triton Digital.
While brands gradually increased their daily number of Instagram posts in 2015, their interaction rates declined from an average of 4.96 to 3.1.