There is no doubt that social networks are continuing to grow in popularity among all age groups. Recent statistics from Pew Internet & American Life Project indicated that 65% of online adults use social networking sites. Marketers should continue to devote resources into using that channel to reach customers and prospects. However, this can also [...]
Sometimes, yes, your mother really did know best. Remember how she would tell you that you need to be generous with your things? Share your toys with your sibling? Share the playground with your friends? Now, as an adult, your toys are likely expensive and you really aren’t required to share them. But sharing is [...]
According to a time use survey compiled by comScore Media Metric, the average American spends 33.9 hours on the Internet every week. Depending on age and other demographics, this number can double! And for those lucky individuals whose occupations rely primarily on computers: the Internet commands their lives and they are never not connected.
It is no secret: LinkedIn is the largest professional network available on the Internet. As of August 2011, LinkedIn CEO, Jeff Weiner, could proudly verify that the global network had over 120 million member profiles – with approximately half of these users located in the United States. In addition to individual user profiles, LinkedIn also offers company profiles.
A quick dose of reality; technology has exploded to the point that 8-year olds text and think every photo expands by stretching the thumb and forefinger; and over five million 10-year olds have Facebook accounts.
As for the rest of us, we’ve reached the point where we can keep
up with technology. And actually anticipate its arrival.