(PRWEB UK) 11 March 2013
An average of 618 million people use Facebook on a daily basis, with 23% checking their news feed five times a day or more. As well as this, 488 million users use Facebook on the go.
Out of every seven minutes somebody spends online, one of those minutes is spent on Facebook and there are 2.7 billion likes clicked everyday.
On Twitter, there have been 163 billion tweets sent out, 175 million of which were only posted yesterday.
The most followed people on Twitter are musicians with Lady gaga and Justin Bieber leading the pack.
Ben Austin, Managing Director at SEO Positive, has responded to the data with interest:
“We’re very aware of the benefits of social media for business and how it can be optimised for further exposure on the web. With consumers likely to be on social media the most in their spare time, attracting their attention through Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest or other social media sites can hugely beneficial.
“By organising and releasing well timed posts, you can attract new attention and customers and drum up more attention to your brand. We understand the importance of social media to a business’s exposure, which is why we offer social media marketing.”
SEO Positive is continuing to watch these latest statistics with interest.
SEO Positive was established in 2007 in Chelmsford, Essex with the aim of bringing effective yet affordable online marketing services to companies from all industries and backgrounds. The company offers a huge range of services including search engine optimisation, Pay Per Click account management, social media marketing and reputation management.