Social media statistics 2012: from Facebook and Twitter to Instagram and Pinterest [infographic]

This  ‘Social Media Statistics and Facts 2012’ infographic is packed with statistics and facts of all major social media platform including – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Youtube as well as blogging.

There are some surprising stats here. For instance links about sex are shared on Facebook more than any other type. That comes as a real surprise.

It highlights the growing immensity of Instagram with as many as five million imges uploaded daily.  And to confirm that little is changing with Pinterest when it comes to the gender split with more than 90% of its Facebook fans being women.

What else do we have? LinkedIn gets two new users every second while three million new blogs come on line each month.

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