Many Google+ users are evangelists for the social network and want to see Google+ overtake Facebook in active users, but do we want to see that happen? Think about the consequences of that. Google+ is amazing because of the power users being in control, but the average Facebook user nothing more than is casual one. One possibility is that Google+ would become bloated and the environment would not be the same.
Here are some of the links we cited in the video.
- Google+ Is Now The Number Two Social Network In The World
The numbers gathered now show that Google+ has surpassed Twitter and YouTube in active users and is second only to Facebook.
- Websites Using Google’s +1 Button Get 3.5x the Google+ Visits
Websites that use Google’s +1 button generated 3.5 times more traffic from Google+ than websites that don’t have the button installed.
- Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram – Social Media Statistics And Facts 2012
Here is a great infographic about some amazing social media statistics from 2012.
Do you think Google+ needs all of Facebook’s users?