Hey blog readers! I hope all is well, today I want to discuss some of the top social media platforms today. Many of us are not strangers to social media. When thinking of social media, some of us may a favorite social media platform that comes to mind, but do you know what the top social media platforms are today? And do you know why they are so popular? Keep reading to find out!
- Facebook– Facebook is one of the most visited social media sites that exist today! According to an article by Small Business Trends, Facebook has more than 1.59 billion monthly active users, which makes it one of the best social media platforms to connect with others. On Facebook you can catch up with old friends, or find new friends very easily, which is why I believe it is such a popular social media site today. Regardless of your reason for using Facebook (business or personal) when using it consistently, you may find many benefits.
- Instagram– Instagram is the next social media platform that is extremely popular today. According to an in-depth article by Statista, Instagram now has reached over 1 billion monthly active users, that’s a lot! Instagram is so popular and loved today because people are highly receptive to imagery. We like to look at pretty, and engaging photos and that is what the Instagram app is filled with. This app leaves people coming back for more!
- Youtube– Youtube is a video-sharing social media platform. Many people get on Youtube daily, according to an article by MerchDope which provided several interesting facts about Youtube, the article said that this specific social media platform gets over 30 million visitors a day! Youtube is so popular because it is so easy to find and learn anything within just a few minutes. YouTube provides such a variety of videos, which is why this social media platform is so loved today!
Each of the social media platforms listed above, Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube all provide something unique for their users, but what each of them have in common is their ability to create engagement among others, whether that be by sharing posts, posting beautiful photos, or uploading videos, all of these sites create an opportunity for people to connect, engage, and meet other people. This is why these social media platforms are so popular today, because at the end of the day all we want to do is connect and engage with others.
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