29 August, 2013

What Teens post 2006 Vs 2012

The frequency of teen social media usage may have reached a plateau; three in four teen social media users visit the sites on a daily basis.

Older teens who are social media users more frequently share:
  • Photos of themselves on their profile (94% older teens vs. 82% of younger teens)
  • Their school name (76% vs. 56%)
  • Their relationship status (66% vs. 50%)
  • Their cell phone number (23% vs. 11%)
16% of teen social media users have set up their profile to automatically include their location in posts.  

African-American teens are substantially more likely to report using Twitter when compared with white youth. 

You can read more of these stats from the Pew Research Center