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These Crazy Social Media Facts Will Blow You Away


It’s no secret that just about everybody uses social media these days. There’s the ever popular Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat – the list goes on. However, you might still be surprised to learn some of these crazy social media facts. Take a look!

1.28 Billion People On Facebook
In any month, around 1.28 billion people are active on Facebook. To put this into context; it’s the entire population of India, which is the second largest populated country in the world.

Over 5 Million Facebook Users Are Under The Age Of 10
Studies showed that some of the parents of these children didn’t know about the account, while others helped them make it. However, users aren’t supposed to be under 13!


The Famous Oscar Selfie Was The Most Retweeted Tweet
You know the selfie – Ellen, JLaw, Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt, and so many more famous celebs feature in this photo. It became the most retweeted tweet, hitting 3.3 million!

Katy Perry Is One Of The Most Popular Ladies On Twitter
Katy has over 89 million followers. That’s 9 million more people than the entire population of Germany, not to mention 14 million more than the former president, Barrack Obama!

The NBA Were The First Professional League To Get 1 Billion Followers
Whether you like the NBA or not, this fact is pretty incredible. Sports teams and leagues are now utilizing social media to gain more followers and exposure! You can find more facts like this on the infographic below!


credit to Adelphi Degree in Sports Management Online