I found these statistics to be interesting, so I pulled my favorites from a recent blog I found.

Exerpt from the 60 Second Marketer Blog.

  1. 30 million consumers watch television content via their mobile phones
  2. In June 2011, the number of U.S. wireless subscriber connections surpassed the U.S. population
  3. The average online American spends 2 hours a day social networking from a computer, tablet and/or mobile phone. With 18-34 year olds reporting to spend 3.8 hours a day http://www.marketingcharts.com/wp/interactive/social-networking-eats-up-3-hours-per-day-for-the-average-american-user-26049/
  4. 47% of marketers have generated leads from Facebook, 35% from LinkedIn, 34% from Twitter
  5. By 2015, more U.S. users will access the Internet through mobile devices than through PCs/wireline devices
  6. 98% of nonprofits are on Facebook
  7. Twitter generates almost 10 times more money raised when incorporated into a fundraiser
  8. The average person is more likely to apply and be accepted by Harvard or be dealt a full house in poker than to click on a banner advertisement (Get Elastic)
  9. 75% of Americans bring their phones to the bathroom (11 Mark)
  10. 42.1% of consumers purchased a product or service after seeing or clicking an online advertisement
Jamie Turner is the CEO of the 60 Second Marketer and 60 Second Communications, a marketing communications agency that works with well-known brands and organizations. He is the co-author of “How to Make Money with Social Media” and “Go Mobile” and is a popular marketing speaker at events, trade shows and corporations around the globe.