Did you know that the average American spends 37 minutes per day on social media?  Understanding this fact, virtually every company is now taking advantage of social media to drive more sales.  This 2014 infographic from GO-Gulf shows how businesses are using social media to increase exposure, increase web traffic, and gain new market insights.


Interesting points include:

  • The most popular social media site for business is Facebook, with 99% of top brands logging in.
  • 75% of businesses post photos, while only 10% posting links and 4% posting videos.  Want to stand out?  Try something different!
  • The #1 reason consumers follow brands is to be aware of promotions and discounts.
  • 31% of Twitter users will purchase from a brand they follow.


Infographic by- go-gulf.ae