A Visual Map of the Social Media Universe

Today’s infographic comes from Brian Solis and JESS3 , and it visualizes the massive social media universe of 2017. Make sure to view the full-size version of the graphic for the best experience. It’s hard to believe that social media has emerged as such an expansive ecosystem in just the last 10 years. The incredible growth of this social media universe can be largely attributed to the success of Facebook, which has recently hit two billion active users globally. But, of course, there are many other platforms that have helped to build the foundation as well – names like YouTube, Messenger, WhatsApp, LinkedIn, Reddit, Twitter, Snapchat, and Instagram all create a powerful base for new apps and add-ons to plug into. As of today, entrepreneurs have been able to use this foundation to build out new branches to the social media universe that are both exciting and diverse. The apps in these niches help to facilitate workplace collaboration, live events, dating, networking, user reviews, location-based marketing, livestreaming, expert Q&As, and many other functions – and the ecosystem continues to expand and multiply by the day. What’s Changed in Social Media? The version of the graphic posted here today is […]

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