The trends of lifestyle have been changed now. The people are getting more social towards their friends and other people through social networking sites. Social networking websites are important for many different reasons. Social media is a very broad topic to be discussed. It let the people to stay in touch with their friends more easily. These websites also make it easy to connect with different people and allow them to share their interests. Besides this, it is the fastest and the cheapest method to get loads of information.
So social networking sites are becoming increasingly important not only for youth but also for all the people including aged. Here is the list of top 10 most visited social networking sites in USA.
Coming up with the rank 10th, Instagram secures the rank 10 in the most visited social networking websites in USA. It is an online mobile picture sharing and video sharing service that enables the users to stay connected with the friends. It was launched in October 2010. The market share of the Instagram is about 1.23 percent according to the recent survey in June 2015.
9. Google Plus
A social network site that is owned by Google Inc. in the year of 2013, about 540 million active users have been recorded on this website and the total market share of Google Plus is 1.28 % in the June 2015, making it the 9th most visited website in USA.
8. Yahoo! Answers
It is a website launched by Yahoo! Which is knowledge based market. Yahoo! Answers was created to replace Ask Yahoo! It was launched in the year of 2005. The market share of the Yahoo! Answers in USA stands 1.29% this year, making it top 8th most visited site.
It is a social networking website for the people in professional jobs. This company was started in 2002. The company stands on number 7th in US with the total members of 74 million. The USA’s total market share of this website is almost 1.33 % in June 2015.
It is a famous blogging website which is owned by Yahoo! Inc. it was founded by David Karp. In August 2015, the overall blogs that the Tumblr hosts were almost 248 million. According to market share of visits, Tumblr stands on 6th place with the market share of 1.43 % in June 2015.
Standing on number 5, Pinterest is among the ten most visited social website in USA. The market share of this social networking website is 1.5 % currently. This service is available in more than 10 languages that make it to use worldwide.
4. Reddit Inc.
Reddit is an entertaining, social media where community members can interact with each other. It was founded in 2005 by the students of University of Virginia. According to the recent stats, the overall market share of this site is 3.92% in USA.
Twitter is an online social networking that website that was founded in the year of 2006. It has gained popularity of many people because of its short messages called tweets. Twitter has more than 500 million users currently and according to the recent survey, the market share of Twitter in USA is 4.58 %.
The second most visited website is the YouTube with over billion of users in USA. It is popular not only in USA but also the Worldwide. The market share of this social networking website is 21.2 % in USA.
Always a leading social networking Site, Facebook is the trend setter for all the social media sites. The headquarters are located in California. Facebook is the widest used and top visited website all over the world. Only the market share in USA is 46.5 %, making it the top website.