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Social Networking Site Use Up 82% in December 2009

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According to statistics just released by Nielsen, we are spending more time than ever on social media sites.

The average social-networking user increased their time on sites like Twitter and Facebook to five and half hours per month this past December. One year ago, the average time spent on social media sites was around three hours per month.

To no one’s surprise, Facebook was the top social networking site with 67% of the social networking users throughout the world. Time spent on Facebook in the US increased by 200% over the same month in 2008 while Twitter posted a 368% increase for the same time period. But we weren’t the only ones spending lots of time on social-networking sites – the Australians spent nearly seven hours per month on Twitter and Facebook during the same time period.

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Overdrive Releases 2019 Social Media Map

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Social media plays a huge role in shaping the modern consumer’s mind and can be an effective tool in influencing the buyer decision making process. From attracting new consumers to communicating to current ones, social media can be a powerful channel in the lead gen process. Overdrive Interactive has updated its signature Social Media Map…

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