Social media consulting (or marketing) is a new form of marketing that is more online-based. It’s simply marketing of product (s) and services via the social networks.
This is by order of total no. of users (source: http://www.jeffbullas.com/2013/10/25/46-amazing-social-media-facts-in-2013/):-
1.Facebook: it’s the largest social network in the world with over 1.15billion users;
2.Twitter: it has over 500million total users;
3.Google+: it also over 500million total users;
4.LinkedIn: it has 238million total users;
5.Instagram: it has over 130million total users;
•There are more than 1.15 Billion total users;
•751 million users access Facebook from mobile with 7000 different devices;
•23% of Facebook users check their account more than 5 times a day;
•74% of marketers believe Facebook is important for their lead generation strategy;
•250 Billion photos are uploaded daily
•There are over 500 million total users;
•Over 288 million active monthly users;
•60% of Twitter users access it from mobile;
•Approx. 20 million user accounts are fake;
•On an average, over 400 million tweets are sent daily;
•208 is the average number of tweets per account.
•Over 343 million active users;
•67% of Google+ users are male;
•80% of users login to Google+ at least once a week and 60% login everyday;
•40% of marketers use Google+, 70% desire to learn more and 67% plan to increase Google+ activities.
•There are 238 million total users on Linkedin;
•Total number of Linkedin groups are 1.5 million;
•27% of Linkedin users access it through their mobile;
•50% of Linkedin users have their Bachelor’s or Graduate degrees;
•81% of users belong to at least one group;
•There are over 3 million Linkedin company pages;
•There over 1 Billion Linkedin endorsements.
•It has over 130 million total users;
•More than 16 Billion photos have been uploaded already;
•An average user on Instagram has 40 photos;
•Every second 8000 users like some or other photo;
•Instagram gets 1000 comments per second;
•More than 5 million photos uploaded every day.