The use of social media has significantly increased over the last few years according to recent data.
USA (WiredPRNews.com) – A report by Nielson Online and Ad: Tech has shown a dramatic increase in the use of social media over the past few years. As reported by WebProNews, the report examined various aspects of online media use around the globe, and found that the rate of growth was most noticeable in data on the length of time users spend online and where.
Charles Buchwalter, Senior Vice President of Research Analytics at Nielsen Online, is quoted in the report as stating of changes within the social media industry over the past five or six years, “this industry has transformed itself.”
As noted by WebProNews, many industries that were slow to integrate some social media based technologies into their fields, such as healthcare and packaged goods, are now noticeably making more use of web based tools such as online video.
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