The Growth of Social Media in 2014

13 March 2014 | Online Marketing

With each New Year comes a new wave of sizzling social media strategies for marketers to implement. 2014 is no exception, as it’s addressed to be a year of big ideas and even bigger campaigns.


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An infographic released by Search Engine Journal a few of months ago illustrates the rapid growth of the major social media networks and the industry in general.


Some of the major statistics are as follows:


-93% of marketing professional take advantage of social media marketing for their respective businesses.


– Even though there are split opinions regarding the future of Google+, 70% of companies have established a presence on the blooming social media platform.


– In terms of generating new business, Facebook has proven quite successful as 70% of companies stated that they have been able to obtain customers on the platform.


Twitter, on the hand, has also proven to be quite useful as 34% of brands surveyed indicated that they have been able to generate leads by marketing on the micro-blogging site.


– While many of the sites mentioned in this article are highly popular among business professionals, sites such as Stumbleupon, Tumblr, and Flickr were tabbed are the least favourite choices for social media marketing.


All this astounding growth in Social Media Marketing is why Conqueror IT offers a variety of
Social Media Services including social media audit, competitive analysis, and custom built interactive strategies.