Much debate exists regarding what an active user is on the multitude of virtual communities. Facebook has defined an active account as one that logs in at least once a month.
Facebook reached the 1 billion mark in October of 2012. Many other well known (and not so well known) virtual communities are in this 100+ million club including Skype, Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn.
Over 50% of the world population is under 30 y.o. and social networking now accounts for 22% of all time spent online in the US.
What happens in Vegas stays on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Flickr…
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