I was intrigued to discover this infographic!
Yes, social media impressions are cheaper but how different the impact is? A new survey from the Pew Research Center reports that only of 16% of U.S. adults use Twitter. That’s still not a lot!
Living in our Twitter and Google Plus worlds, we may be missing the point: For many people the REAL world of paper books and printed media still exists.
I am getting major news through my Tweetdeck but that doesn’t mean everyone else is living like that. People still watch TV after work instead of coming home and tweeting what you had for a dinner. People love paper newspapers on their breakfast table.
Yes, social media has had a huge influence on our lives. I keep wondering, how would have my teen personal life changed in school if I had had Facebook “status” updates.
But that’s about it. Social media is till largely for “playing”. For serious news and information, people go to their favorite channel or a trusted newspaper.