Social media use isn’t quite universal—but it’s getting close. As for me, I have nearly all kinds of social media accounts: Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, WeChat, Weibo, Linkedin,etc. And I’m not alone. According to researches, 70% of the U.S. population now has at least one social networking profile; more than half use two or more social networks. Nearly 90% of young adults ages 18 to 29 are on social media while 90% of Instagram users are younger than 35. What’s more, the number of worldwide social media users is projected to grow from 2.1 billion last year to 2.5 billion by 2018.
Found those numbers quite surprising right? I believe social media will keep on surprising us as it plays more and more important role in the way we communicate, work and do the business. Here are five important facts you are expected to know about social media: