The Top 20 Social Networks. {Infographic}

Via on Nov 26, 2012

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I’m a self-admitted socialmedia-aholic. (Long story.)

(No, those aren’t my fingernails.)

So you can imagine my elation when I found this breakdown of social networks (no surprise—facebook is numero uno):

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Do you use social media for business or just fun? Which social media eats up most of your time?

Not sure how social media works? This might help:

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If you have any tips about how to disengage from social media (I need those!)—or have a story about how social media ruined or improved your life—please submit your story here.

You might enjoy reading:

Online Social Life Lessons

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About Lynn Hasselberger

Lynn Hasselberger lives in Chicagoland with her son, husband and two cats. She loves sunrises, running, yoga, chocolate, and NYR, and has a voracious appetite for comedy. In her spare time, she blogs at myEARTH360.com and LynnHasselberger.com. A "Green Diva" and social media addict, you'll most likely find Lynn on twitter (@LynnHasselbrgr & @myEARTH360) and facebook. She hopes to make the world a better place, have more fun, re-develop her math skills and overcome her fear of public speaking. Like her writing? Subscribe to her posts.

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8 Responses to “The Top 20 Social Networks. {Infographic}”

  1. Vision_Quest2 says:

    SparkPeople: I discovered a reduced-calorie, gluten free, low cholesterol, baked Donut

    • Yum. Is it whole grain? P.S. What's "SparkPeople?"

      • Vision_Quest2 says:

        This is the social network that had actually had started out as a goal-setters' network …
        http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/community_home

        As for the kind of donut? I WISH …

        • Ah. And now there's Rebel Mouse and Empire Avenue and… when will it ever end?!

          • Vision_Quest2 says:

            Well, SparkPeople has been around for many years. I am off Facebook, I am allergic to Timeline …. I find it impossible to delete my account [and it is there in case I need to be contacted by my family through messaging… in that case, I will direct them to LinkedIn. [Diaspora seems like a lost cause by now, because nobody is too comfortable with it, and sometimes I am too. And, pretty much, crickets.]

            You forgot to mention Care2 Network ("Green-Produced and Cruelty-Free Donut") and SodaHead ("Are you in Favor of or Opposed to Donuts?").. and every soft news site to come along that has its social arena …

  2. Lauren Smith says:

    Love this, Lynn. This just perfectly nails it :}. I am newer to social media, and have been diving into some resources lately to find out how to best focus on it. One book I found that you might enjoy is by Lisa Anderson called, Leverage Social Networks to Drive Business Results, which helps point the way to successfully leverage social networks. You can find the author's website here: http://www.lma-consultinggroup.com/

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