The social media report: state of the media 2012

4 December 2012

This report looks at the ever growing importance of social media to the world, in all facets of everyday life. 

Social media and social networking are no longer in their infancy. Since the emergence of the first social media networks some two decades ago, social media has continued to evolve and offer consumers around the world new and meaningful ways to engage with the people, events, and brands that matter to them.

Now years later, social media is still growing rapidly and has become an integral part of our daily lives. Today, social networking is truly a global phenomenon.

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