In the year 2010 Mashable launched Social Media Day as a strong way to celebrate social media's presence across the globe. Nowadays social media is playing a very significant role in our lives. June 30th every year celebrated as a Social Media Day. Today 30th June 2016 is 7th annual official global celebration known as Social Media Day.
Last year, social media day events & meetings attended by thousands of social media lovers. In the 20th century social media is an essential component of our lives. We breathe, work & live social media. Social media removes the distance between us. The friendship, connections are possible today because of the huge social media network.
Social Media Presence - Essential part of our life
After the invention of the blogging network, social media starts getting popularity year by year. Social media Platforms like LinkedIn, MySpace gained hug popularity in the 2000s & Flickr, Photobucket like sites provides online photo sharing.
In the year 2005, youtube knocked the door, provides the entirely new way for people to communicate & share videos online. Now distance doesn't matter people from different countries are connected to each other.
Social media keep on gaining popularity, year by year users are connecting with Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Youtube & other social media channels. They created a platform where people can reach to maximum number of audiences. Social media is useful as well as leading player for businesses. They help in business growth. If you are having social media account of your business then maximum chances you can grow your business.
Social media is leading the web with maximum users & they are growing continuously. According to Statista in 2018 there will almost 2.55 billion social network users all over the world, rises from 1.87 billion in 2014. These stats shows the total number of social network users worldwide from 2010 to 2015
Facebook is most popular social media platform to surpass 1 million FB accounts & currently 1.59 billion active users. Instagram photo-sharing smartphone app had over 400 million active accounts & Tumblr has more than 555 million active users. We hope so in upcoming years social network continues to grow & achieve newer heights.
Nine Hertz - Wishes you a Happy Social Media Day
Garvit is a Tech writer at Nine Hertz, an iPhone app development company. He loves to write about latest mobile and web technologies, social media & many more. Get in touch with him via LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter.