171 Amazing Social Media Statistics You Should Know in 2018

Jimit Bagadiya | January 07, 2018

Everything on internet is tracked and noted in the form of statistics for the social media marketers to study and understand the user behaviour. Still, there are so many statistics marketers are missing out on or ignoring in the fear of being blinded by numbers. Infact, these social media stats can be useful and also influence an entire social strategy.

2017 has been an exponential year for marketers with cut-throat competition as attention spans have decreased to 8 seconds. Each day the number of social media users are increasing and reaching out to them effectively with all measured ways has become a task.

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So brace yourself marketers, 2018 is already here!

I have compiled a list of eye-catching statistics about social media that will help you shape 2018-approved social media marketing plan.

  • Changing behavior of social media users
  • Popularity of various social media platforms
  • Which platform has most of your targeted audience?
  • Which platform suits well with your business?
Grow Your Business through Social Media Marketing in 2018

For a note, the world population is 7.6 billion as of October 2017 as per Wikipedia and the internet holds 3.5 billion users where there are 3.03 billion active Social Media users

Facebook represents a huge potential market, but it is becoming increasingly difficult to stand out from the crowd. Have a look at the bumper list of Facebook statistics that stand out from the crowd.

100 million hours of video content are watched on Facebook daily

Ever since the first tweet was sent, Twitter has been clocking up some interesting numbers. Here’s a bumper list of Facts About Twitter to know better about it.

Twitter estimates 23 million of its active users are actually bots

LinkedIn Statistics

LinkedIn being a professional network completely, used for networking, looking up for jobs, research work and more. Here’s an interesting list of LinkedIn Stats you would like to know about!

122 Million people have received an Interview
from their LinkedIn profile

Instagram Stats

Instagram has quickly gone from a trendy iOS-only app to a massive social network for android and whole web presence. Here's a bumper list of Instagram statistics to look upon.

Around 95 million photos are uploaded each day

Google+ Statistics

Google+ was launched in June 2011. Look forward to these bunch of Google+ statistics to know more about Google+.

40% of the marketers use Google+ as a social platform

Pinterest Statistics

It took a while for Pinterest to gain the users, but it got its attention, it has not stopped since then. Know these amazing bumper Pinterest statistics and learn more about it.

There are over 75 billion ideas on Pinterest.

Facts About Snapchat

Snapchat has certainly enjoyed a relatively fast rise in the digital world compared to other social media networks. Learn more about Snapchat with these amazing statistics listed down.

47% of US teens think it’s better than Facebook

Youtube Statistics

YouTube is an international sensation, reaching countries around the globe. A YouTube video is a powerful asset to any online marketing strategy. Learn more about Youtube with the latest statistics listed below.

There are more than 30 million visitors per day

 

Are you going to make use of these eye-catching social media stats and shape your 2018 social media marketing plan? Do let me know in the comments below, how useful these can prove out to be for you! Happy 2018

Sources
https://blog.statusbrew.com/social-media-statistics-2018-for-business
https://www.dreamgrow.com/21-social-media-marketing-statistics/
https://www.wordstream.com/blog/ws/2017/11/07/facebook-statistics
https://www.omnicoreagency.com/twitter-statistics/
https://www.omnicoreagency.com/instagram-statistics/
https://www.omnicoreagency.com/linkedin-statistics/
https://www.socialmediatoday.com/marketing/10-instagram-statistics-keep-mind-when-planning-your-2018-strategy https://www.omnicoreagency.com/snapchat-statistics/

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Jimit Bagadiya

Exploring new tools and read blogs of my favorite authors is the beginning of my day. Apart from this, I enjoy spending my day with mobile, computer, car, wife and loving son.