The Latest Pew Research Study of Social Media Usage– What the Pundits Aren’t Talking About

Cross posted from my guest blog at Vtricity

All weekend different bloggers have been buzzing about recently published results from Pew Research about social media usage in the US.  Mostly this is to support their own views such as Pinterist is the next cool thing or dumping Facebook is the new hip thing to do.

What I’m really surprised about is that nobody pointed out these observations:

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[SOURCE:  © Pew Internet & American Life Project, used with permission]

40% of American mobile phones owners use social network on their phone, note that this includes half of users aged 30 to 49, and more than 2/3 of users aged 18 to 29.

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