How Social Media is Changing the World

SMS Text

It shouldn’t be any big surprise that social media is a huge part of our daily lives. It has certainly changed the way we communicate with those around us, how we get news that is important to us and even how we learn. The popularity of social medias has no doubt had a major impact on our culture and how many view the world.

Did you know that recent statistics reveal that Internet users spend an average of 3 hours a day on social media (it’s more for me)? What is everyone looking at? Apparently just about everything imaginable!  From breaking news to how we shop and even who we vote for in political elections, social media is changing the world as we know it.

Check out the following infographic, created by the folks at MyLife to see for yourself how social media is changing our world.

[Click image for full size version]

How Social Media is Changing the World

David Wallace
David Wallace, co-founder and CEO of SearchRank, is a recognized expert in the industry of search and social media marketing. Since 1997, David has been involved in developing successful search engine and social media marketing campaigns for large and small businesses. In additions to his duties at SearchRank, David is editor in chief at Infographic Journal, a blog featuring some today's best infographics and data visualizations.
David Wallace

Latest posts by David Wallace (see all)

Get the latest news from Search Engine Journal!
We value your privacy! See our policy here.
  • Sonal Saraswat

    Hey David,

    Your way of posting this post is unique and incredible. I agreed with your opinion that nowadays everywhere on the internet , social networking play a vital role . In terms of SEO , now social networking site have capable to boost the traffic on the site. Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter , StumbleUpon are the best social websites which we should use to increase your traffic on sites.