Infographic: 10 Facebook trends of 2015 (so far)
This infographic from Pagemodo identifies some of the major ways the No. 1 social network has evolved this year.
Facebook has been busy.
Over the last several months, it has been rapidly evolving from a site
where you were subjected to an endless stream of photos of
your acquaintances’ children to a modern media company. And by the looks
of it, the company that Mark Zuckerberg started in a Harvard dorm room
in 2004 is
just getting started.
Perhaps the biggest shift in Facebook’s model is its insistence on
video. The site’s video auto-play feature was introduced last year, and
now more native
Facebook videos are watched on the service than YouTube videos.
Its ancillary properties, including Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger,
have grown and evolved in their own right to impressive numbers
boasts 700 million users).
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With in-app payment opportunities and increased opportunities for
advertisers (especially in mobile), you start to get a sense of where
the social platform
But to get a better sense of where it is right now, check out the Pagemodo infographic below, with details on the “10 Facebook Trends of 2015."
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