— Speaking at the Aspen Ideas Festival last week, co-founder of Internet community site Reddit, Alexis Ohanian, as quoted by Ethan Zuckerman in this Atlantic piece: Reddit: A Pre-Facebook Community in a Post-Facebook World
Teen, on using different social media sites.
Along with The Berkman Center for Internet & Society, we conducted focus groups with teenagers in a variety of locales. Here’s a list of some of the most revealing and interesting comments about how teens think about social networking sites and how they navigate issues of identity and privacy. http://pewrsr.ch/10LRth9
- 2/3 of online U.S. adults (67%) are Facebook users, making it the dominant social networking site in this country.
- 61% of Facebook users say they have taken a break from using Facebook for a period of several weeks or more.
- 8% of online adults who do not currently use Facebook are interested in becoming Facebook users in the future.
These facts and more from our recent report on coming and going on Facebook: http://pewrsr.ch/VGNMNO