Social Media Statistics: By-the-Numbers, December 2010 (Part II)

by Staff December 17, 2010   Insights

Below are interesting statistics on social media usage. Feel free to share your favorite social media statistics in the comments section.

  • 80% of blog readers consume content in the morning, compared to just under 40% who do so at night (Source: HubSpot)
  • 79% of all U.S. moms with children under age 18 are active on social media (Source: Social Times)
  • 44.81% of people say they unfollow others who over-communicate or over share on social media (Source: SmartBlog)
  • 38% of Internet users use Google to login to Websites and social networks, making it the most popular social media login tool on the Web (Source: Janrain)
  • 4pm ET is the best time of day to publish blog posts if you’re looking to maximize Re-Tweets (Source: ProBlogger)
  • 4 times as many people 74 years old and older use social media in 2010 compared to 2008 (Source: Pew Internet)

Also, be sure to check the the following 2010 year in review sites from Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Google.


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