Webbiquity recently posted some key numbers that communicated how individuals are using the web. Here are just a few of the interesting stats:
Searchers Using Longer Queries in 2009 by Small Business Search Marketing
Single-word search queries declined from 24.5% of all searches in 2007 to 20.4% in 2009, while 4-word searches increased from 13.3% to 14.9% of all searches.
Top 10 Social Media Industry Segments by Sociable Blog
Which segments generate the most social media buzz? Web applications, media, software and autos are among the most-discussed industry segments in social media.
5 Must-Read Social Media Marketing Studies by Social Media Examiner
26 million (1 in 7) U.S. adults use Twitter monthly. Americans spend 17% of their online time on social media sites. And 51% of business users say the most useful social media tool for reaching their audience is’blogs.
Read all of the social media facts here.