Facebook Reached 1 Billion Monthly Active Users

Facebook reached 1 billion monthly active users on September 14 at 12.45 PM Pacific time.

Since Facebook was launched, there has been:
• Over 1.13 trillion likes
140.3 billion friend connections
219 billion photos uploaded
17 billion location-tagged posts, including check-ins
62.6 million songs have been played 22 billion times – that’s about 210,000 years of music

Infographic: Social Strategy Roadmap

How to overcome the obstacles that stop progress for success? Social Media Explorer were inspired by a presentation of Nick Westergaard’s Time, Talent and Terror talk in Minneapolis. They created this lovely infographic. At the bottom of this page, you can find Nick`s presentation.

Infographic: Which Languages Matter Most Online?

Infographic by Common Sense Advisory presents interesting facts on the reach and value of languages:

  • To reach 80% of the world`s total online population, you need at least 12 languages.
  • English enables you to reach 21.6% of people on the web. Represents 36.3% of online spending power.
  • Chinese connect you to 22.7% of the people on the web, but only 6.1% of web-based economic opportunity.

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    Infographic: The Rise of Mobile


    Trinity Marketing published infographic designed to help business owners and marketers know the impact that mobile is having on commerce:

  • There are currently more than 6 Billion mobile subscribers worldwide, equating to 87% of the world’s population
  • China and India account for 30% of this growth
  • Mobile ad spending accounted for $3.3 billion in 2011
  • There are over 1.2 Billion mobile web users worldwide
  • In the US, 25% of internet users are mobile only
  • 8 trillion text messages were sent in 2011