Facebook – When people think social media the first thing that tends to pop to mind is Facebook. It is the most climbed “social media mountain” for marketing journeys. The highlights of Facebook to know are as followed:
Numbers: As of October 4, 2012 there are over 1 billion active users. In the USA 137.6 million users.
Business Only Platforms: Yes, there is a separate business only pages vs. Personal.
Time Per User/Per Month: 7:45 hours a month in the US
Business Needs to Devote: Minimum of 5 hours a week on their Facebook Page.
Mobile: 54% of month users access Facebook through a mobile device.
When starting your marketing efforts in social media Facebook is one of the first ones to approach. Why? Because the sheer number of people using it and the amount of time they spend on Facebook. In eight years Facebook has become integrated into people’s lives. It is where they are building and maintaining relationships. (more…)