Infographic: Online Sharing Trends in 2011, Facebook Makes Up 52% of Sharing on Web
From the AddThis Blog:
The response to our infographic on sharing trends from 2010 was so high, we knew we had to follow up this year. Allow us to introduce trends in sharing for 2011. Beyond just the most popular sharing services, we’ve taken a look back at the most shared stories this year.
The growth of Tumblr during 2011. Sharing was up 1300%. Twitter was also up but only 576%. (-: Perhaps more libraries should be creating a presence on Tumblr, especially those that work with younger people.
AdAge is also reporting on the statistics.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.