LONDON July 13, 2011
Web Perspectives has revealed that 80% of Canadian respondents said they use Facebook at the same level of high than they did a year ago.
With almost 700 million users worldwide, Facebook has revolutionised online social networking.
Brazil Mexico India The United States Canada Norway Russia
This headline news has sparked speculation that Facebook’s reign as the King of the Social Network may be drawing to a close. High visitor numbers are important for the company to attract advertisers, but if its growth rate continues to fall, Facebook has cause for concern**.
However, Facebook’s critics should not rejoice too soon. In a recent statement, Facebook stated that it was ‘very pleased’ with its growth, and questioned the accuracy of the IFG figures.
Notes to Editors:
* According to the Guardian.
** According to PC World.
*** According to Newsfeed Researcher.
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Research Now Ltd is the leading global online sampling and online data collection company. With over 6 million panelists in 38 countries worldwide, Research Now Ltd enables companies to listen to and interact with real consumers and business decision makers in order to make key business decisions. Research Now Ltd offers a full suite of data collection services, including social media sampling, and operates leading opinion panels around the world. The company has multilingual staff located in 23 offices around the globe.
Sebastien Van Schalkwyk
SOURCE Research Now Ltd