The Social Media Revolution: No Longer A Fad


Each time I see this video it becomes even more amazing to comprehend the statistics of how quickly our communication and media options are changing and growing.  Some of the statistics claimed in the video below:

** Over 50% of the world's population is under 30 years old

** Facebook tops Google for weekly traffic in the U.S.

** 1 out of 8 U.S. married couples met via social media

** If Facebook were a country it would be the world's 3rd largest

** 50% of mobile internet traffic in the U.K. is for Facebook

** 78% of consumers trust peer recommendations - only 14% trust advertisements

** 24 of the 25 largest newspapers are experiencing record circulation declines

Enjoy the video:


Chris Pattas

Chris Pattas lives in beautiful Melbourne, Australia. He is happily married with two children. Chris is a successful business leader who enjoys helping organisations reach their full potential. Whether it is driving greater profit or sales, growing market share in competitive industries, inspiring executives to achieve great things, negotiating compelling business deals or working as a board member implementing exciting change programs, he knows how to get the most out of any organisation. Chris has worked in various product and service industries including: advertising, software, IT&T, travel & tourism, utilities and telecommunications. His interests and expertise include: leadership & strategy, sales & marketing, online & social media, science & technology, travel & tourism, photography and music.