Most Popular Social Networks in the UK
A list of the best social networking websites in the UK for 2016 with a proven track record in offering a high return on investment for your business products and/or services. We will be updating this list quarterly based on market as well as our own agency-generated data.
|Description||UK Users||Total Users||Useful information|
|Facebook:||A social sharing networking site.||32,000,000||1.65 billion|
83.6% of Facebook’s daily active users live outside the U.S. and Canada.
|YouTube:||The top website used for video uploading and viewing.||19,100,000||1,300,000,000|
3.25 billion hours of Youtube videos are watched each month.
|Twitter:||A Micro-blogging platform.||15,000,000||645,750,000|
50% of users visit the website of a small or medium business they follow.
|Instagram:||A photo and video sharing social networking.||14,000,000||500,000,000|
80 million photos are shared each day on Instagram. 14 million.
|Google+:||A social networking project used to connect with businesses and users.||12,600,000||2,200,000,000|
74% of Google+ users are male.
|Pinterest:||A popular photo sharing website.||10,300,000|
92% of Pinterest users access it through their mobiles.
|Snapchat:||Send images and videos with a short life span over an app.||10,000,000||600,000,000|
9,000 Snaps are shared each second on the app.
|LinkedIn:||B2B platform for networking professionally.||10,000,000||414,000,000|
The most overused word on a LinkedIn profile is “Motivated”.
|Tumblr:||A popular microblogging platform used to broadcast messages.||9,000,000|
69% of Tumblr users are Millennials.
|Reddit:||An entertainment, social news and social networking website.||6,600,000|
The average time a Reddit user spends on the site is 16 minutes.
|Vimeo:||A video uploading and sharing website.||412,085||170,000,000|
Vimeo gets 715 million monthly video views.
|Vine:||A mobile app used to record and share short, looping video clips.|
1.5 billion vine loops are played daily.
|Foursquare:||A local search and discovery app.||60,000,000|
There are 1.3 million business pages on foursquare.
|Flickr:||An image hosting website used to showcase photography work.||112,000,000|
1 Million photos are shared daily on Flickr.
|Periscope:||Twitter's new live-streaming video app.||10,000,000|
350,000 hours of video is streamed daily on Periscope.
|Bloglovin':||A blogging platform used by bloggers to gain awareness.||30,000,000|