What are the interesting facts about the social media?

The leading cause of procrastination

Procrastination is the action of delaying or postponing something, and the number one cause for procrastination these days is said to be Facebook. Yes, social media distracts many of us, but Facebook seems to top the list.

The most followed

Instagram is a social networking site.app where around the world share picture stories. It is also a way for people to connect with each. So, do you know who is the most followed person/thing on Instagram? It’s Instagram. Yes, the app’s official account has nearly 313 million folloers!

The most populated

We all know China is the most populated country in the world. But, if social networking sites were to be considered countries, Facebook would be the most populated country in the world, with China coming in second.

On the job

Linkedin is popular social networking platform for professionals and freshers who wish to find jobs and build a network. Do you know the rate at which new users are joining Linkedin? Two users per second!

It’s all in the name

Twitter and tweet are popular terms these days. But did you know that Twitter would have been named friendstalker? Yes, twitter co-founder Evan Williams had thought of the name but it was turned down.

Keep trying till you succeed

Snapchat, the picture-sharing app, which has risen in popularity over the years was the 35th idea of its founders. Evan Speigel, Reggie Brown Poster and Bobby Murphy, the founders of Snapchat, had tried their hands on 34 projects before they came up with the idea of Snapchat.


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