Archive: May 15th, 2012

INFOGRAPHIC: 59.5 Percent Of News Via Social Media Is From Facebook

INFOGRAPHIC: 59.5 Percent Of News Via Social Media Is From Facebook

Nearly 30 percent of Americans get their news from social media, according to a recent survey from Schools.com, which found that, among them, 59.5 percent of respondents get their news from Facebook, compared with 19.9 percent from Twitter, 12.7 percent from YouTube, and 11.6 percent from Google Plus.

User Activity on Social Networks [Infographic]

User Activity on Social Networks [Infographic]

Pinterest may have 1% of Facebook’s users, but it is as sticky as the reigning social network, Facebook, with users spending an average of 405 minutes per month.

Social networks influence flu shot decision among college students

Social networks influence flu shot decision among college students

College students’ social networks influence their beliefs regarding the safety of influenza vaccines and decisions about vaccination, according to a new study in the Journal of Adolescent Health.