As Social Media Chimps is a magazine geared to the social media-savvy, it’s quite possible that, if you’re on our site today, you have already seen this video. If not, however, then we highly recommend that you take four and a half minutes to give it a look — the numbers presented are astounding.
The video, produced by social media expert Erik Qualman (@equalman), outlines the profound ways in which social media is affecting the world in 2012, giving us an idea of the potential that this has in store for us in the years to come.
Were you aware that over half of the world’s population is under 30 years old, and that 96% of Millenials have joined a social network? Did you know that, if Facebook were a nation, it would be the third largest in the world? Well, now you do.
Welcome to the revolution.