Erik Qualman has been making some great social media video infographics over the years. This is his most recent update.
Some key takeaways for your SCUBA business:
- Social media is NOT about technology, but relationships
- Over 50% of the world’s population is under 30 years old
- In the US, Facebook tops Google for weekly traffic
- Research shows online learning is more effective than face to face
- 50% of the mobile internet traffic in the UK is for Facebook
- Generations Y and Z consider email outdated
- Groupon will reach $1 Billion in sales faster than any company in history
- Social gamers will buy $6 Billion in virtual goods by 2013
- Every minute, 24 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube
- 34% of bloggers post opinions about products and brands
- 90% of consumers trust peer recommendations
- 93% of marketers use social media for business
The ROI of social media is your business will still exist in 5 years
While this video had my least favorite music, it does drive the point home.