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BCO's ‘Goals Behind Social Media Usage’ is Profou

— October 8, 2012 — Social Media
The Best Colleges Online ‘Goals Behind Social Media’ infographic relays important information regarding the usage of Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, YouTube and LinkedIn. It is important for students graduating from university to understand the important of social media in modern culture. With the influx of jobs created around the production of mass social media, many recent grads need to move into the future and work with the idea of social media.

The infograph depicts the rise of each social media outlet from 2010 to 2012. An astonishing 96% found Facebook the most influential social media outlet for 2012. With the declining Facebook market shares, popular sites like Twitter and YouTube are fastly progressing to similar status with a reported 80% and 73% influential growth for 2012. Begin preparing to become a social media guru with this infograph.
Trend Themes
1. Rise of Social Media - Opportunity for businesses to leverage the growing popularity of social media platforms for their marketing and communication strategies.
2. Emerging Social Media Platforms - Potential for disruptive innovation in new and upcoming social media platforms that have witnessed significant growth in recent years.
3. Importance of Social Media Skills - Demand for professionals who possess strong social media skills, creating opportunities for job seekers to specialize in this area.
Industry Implications
1. Marketing and Advertising - Opportunity for marketing and advertising agencies to incorporate social media strategies into their campaigns and reach a wider audience.
2. Technology - Potential for technology companies to develop innovative tools and platforms to enhance social media experiences and cater to evolving user needs.
3. Education and Training - Growing demand for educational institutions and training providers to offer courses and programs that teach social media skills to prepare individuals for the job market.
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