December 20, 2011
Maybe we aren’t using the pop-up chat on Facebook as much. Or maybe we just aren’t getting as many “Friend Requests” as we were used to receiving. That doesn’t make Facebook obsolete or inactive. 695 million users and counting, according to the eMarketing Social Media Network, signifies continuous and exponential growth within this global online community.
Some activities on Facebook have decreased in popularity. Searching contacts is down 13 percent and messaging on Facebook has plummeted 14 percent since 2009. This may seem like a threat to the social networking heavy weight, yet there are still areas that are open for growth and development. Even the world dominator, Facebook, has made room for improvements.
The network has made some surprising gains over the past few months. Media sharing seems to be the next great venture for Facebook as 51.5 million unique users watched videos on the network in July 2011. Facebook also happens to be the largest photo site in America. So what could millions of business professionals from around the globe take away from this?
Use these trends to improve your social networking efforts on Facebook. Try these four tips to increase your following on the world’s largest social network.
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