Social media enables a user to create and share content or to participate in social networking through the website and other application.
Social media is the collective of online communication channels dedicated to community-based on input interaction content sharing and collaboration.
It is a refers to websites and application that are designed to allow people to share content quickly efficiently and in real time
According to the survey in January 2018, the most used social media platform by the adults of America is Facebook.
Almost 68% of the American adult user, uses Facebook.
Since YouTube is most using platform among American adults.
Almost about 71% of American adults use YouTube. But when it comes to social media it is Facebook.
During the server period, it was found that 58.3 million adult users use Facebook in the US.
The total Facebook users audience in the United State amounted to 214 million users, with more than 1.8 billion monthly active users, we can see that Facebook is the most popular social network.
According to the survey of 2014, it came to know that, the US used spent an average of 39 minutes on the Facebook site every day
Younger Americans especially those ages 18 to 24 not use Facebook much idea they use it frequently younger Americans almost 78% of 18 to 24 years old use Snapchat and a sizeable majority of these users about 71% visit the platform multiple times per day. Similarly, 71% of Americans in this age group Now use Instagram and 45% uses twitter
Two-thirds of us girls now report that they are Facebook users and roughly three-quarter of those users access Facebook on a daily basis.
But the social media is story extends well beyond Facebook. The video-sharing site YouTube which contains many social elements, even if it is not a traditional social media platform- is now used by nearly three-quarters of us adults and 94% of 18 to 24-year-olds.
Amazing Rati of social media users about 59% say it would not be hard to stop using these sites, 99% who say it would not be hard at all to give up social media, addicted 1 including 12% said that it is hard to give up the social media platform.
As previous Pew research surveys of social media used there is a substantial difference in social media used by age. Some 88% of 18 to 29 years old indicate that they use any form of social media.
Dad share falls to 78% among those ages 3249 to 64% among those essays 5264 and 37% among American 65 and other older
FB is used by a majority of Americans across a wide range of demographic groups but other platforms appeal more strongly to a certain subset of the population.
In addition to the age-related difference in the use of the sites such as Instagram and Snapchat noted above, Pinterest remains substantially more popular with women 41% of homestead they use the side then with men
Facebook users also visit the site with high level of frequency fully 74% of Facebook users said that they visit this site daily, wait around 1:30 percent saying they do several times a day while the overall share of Americans to use Snapchat is similar than that of Facebook a similar share of Snapchat users about 49% says they use the platform multiple times per day all told a majority of Snapchat about 63% and Instagram about 60% users indicate that they visit this platform on daily basis