Half of Americans believe Facebook is a fad, according to an Associated Press and CNBC. (http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2012/05/15/half-americans-call-facebook-fad.)
Keeping in mind that there are lies, damn lies, and statistics, I am sharing other social media “facts” I find interesting.
15.5: The average amount of hours people spend on Facebook monthly. (Some fad.)
161 million: Number of professionals using LinkedIn.
173 million: Number of bloggers
70: Maximum number of headline characters for search engine optimization (SEO).
27: Number of characters for this blog’s heading
140: Maximum number of characters for a Tweet.
140: Maximum number of characters for the LinkedIn status field.
420: Maximum number of characters for a Facebook post
27: Number of times a person needs to see a brand message to recognize it
36 percent: Number of social media users who post brand-related content.
24 to 30: Word limit for sentence readibility.
30: Average amount of hours Americans spend online per month.
350 to 500 words: Optimal blog length for SEO.
As short as possible: Optimal blog length for readers.
Length of this blog: 145 words