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Dec 27, 2013

13 Social Media Stats For 2013

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Social Media Stats

Social media use continued on the rise in 2013, and social networks like Pinterest saw impressive growth among the e-commerce industry.

Sparefoot examined some of the top stats over the past year, and created an infographic titled “Fascinating Social Media Stats From 2013.”

Here are 13 of those stats:

  • 30 percent of traffic from social media is from SlideShare.
  • Snapchat declined two multi-billion acquisition offers from Google and Facebook.
  • Over 35 million images with the hashtag #Selfie were posted to Instagram.
  • L.L. Bean’s Woodland Creatures Pinterest board is the most followed with 4,689,706 followers.
  • Pinterest accounted for 41 percent of traffic referred to e-commerce sites.
  • Through Pinterest, the average shopper spends $140 to $160, compared to $60 to $80 through Facebook.
  • Infographics receive 4x more attention than presentations, and 23x more than documents on SlideShare.
  • Twitter has 231.7 million monthly active users who spend an average of 170 minutes per month.
  • A branded video on Vine is 4x more likely to be seen than a branded video posted elsewhere.
  • 95 percent of Facebook users log in every day.
  • Facebook accounts for 15.8 percent of all time spent on the Internet.
  • LinkedIn has 259 million users, and nearly 40 percent pay for a premium account.
  • Google+ adds 25,000 new users per day or an average of eight new users per second.

To see more social media stats, you can check out the infographic below.

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