When I mention the words social media, what comes to mind?
Twitter is possibly one of the first sites you think of. You are not the only one who thinks this way. Take a look at these recent statistics from Staticbrain.com:
Total number of Active Twitter users: 554,750,000
Number of new Twitter users signing up everyday: 135,000
Average number of tweets per day: 58 million
Number of active Twitter users every month: 115 million
Number of days it takes for 1 billion tweets: 5 days
Number of tweets that happen every second: 9,100
Percent of people who don’t tweet but watch: 40% Read More
I am an information junkie. Okay, junkie is probably not the best terminology to use, but you get what I mean. Eight years of graduate and post-graduate work has cultivated an insatiable thirst for knowledge.
Prior to grasping the concept of blogging, I, like most, purchased promising paperbacks from the local Books-A-Million or Barnes and Nobles. My perspective of ingesting knowledge changed the day I stumbled upon a blog post while surfing the web. Since then, a large majority of my time online consists of reading blogs. Read More