Despite waning popularity, Facebook is the king of social media

Published: Aug 4, 2017 07:25:31 AM IST
Updated: Aug 1, 2017 05:49:05 PM IST

Despite waning popularity, Facebook is the king of social media
241 mln is the number of Facebook users in India—the largest audience country for the social media giant, surpassing the US—according to The Next Web report
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Google searches by Indians with the keyword ‘Facebook’ have shrunk to just a quarter of what they were at its peak in February 2013. Yet it is head and shoulders above Instagram, which overtook Twitter as the second-most searched-for social media platform last year.

Despite waning popularity, Facebook is the king of social media
Infographic: Pradeep Belhe

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(This story appears in the 18 August, 2017 issue of Forbes India. To visit our Archives, click here.)

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