World Map of Social Networks: The Rise of Facebook, Leads in 115 Out of 132 Countries

Vincenzo Cosenza's released their latest edition of the World Map Of Social Networks. Based on this month's Alexa & Google Trends for Websites traffic data, Cosenza posits that Facebook has managed to overtake some local incumbent social networks in the past few months, particularly in Europe.According to his analysis, the site is now market leader […]

Vincenzo Cosenza's released their latest edition of the World Map Of Social Networks. Based on this month's Alexa & Google Trends for Websites traffic data, Cosenza posits that Facebook has managed to overtake some local incumbent social networks in the past few months, particularly in Europe.

According to his analysis, the site is now market leader in 115 out of 132 countries.

World Map of Social Networks: The Rise of Facebook
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Zuckerberg's creature continues to gain users around the world (almost 600 millions). Since June 2010 Facebook has stolen new important nations from local, previously strong, competitors (in 115 out of 132 countries analyzed it is market leader) especially in Europe.

In particular:

  • From Iwiw: Hungary
  • From Nasza-Klasa: Poland
  • From Hi5: Mongolia
  • From Orkut (Google): Paraguay and India. Orkut remains the first social network in Brasil.

Other social networks on the rise: LinkedIn and Twitter:

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