Social media facts
Social media facts and figures are published every day – some are accurate, others are false and many are ‘old wives tales’. But we spotted this infographic from Mainstreethost that picks out some surprising facts about the social media platforms we use on a regular basis.
Social media fact #4: Retweet within one hour!
Did you know for example that retweets peak at 10-11pm – nothing to do with pubs closing times by any chance? Or the fact that most people expect a tweeted response from a brand within one hour; or on Facebook Fridays are the best day for engagement?
Review your social media schedule
We often busily go about engaging with social media according to our own schedules but these ten facts made us stop and think about whether we’re really in line with market trends. Some of these facts we were aware of whilst others were real eye-openers. Quality rather than quantity of your social conversations is what matters and these social media facts are a great insight into how to make the best of your social marketing activities.
This post was first published on a Tuesday which, according to the list (Fact #10) is the best day for Technology on Pinterest. Maybe someone will re-Pin it?