Different social media platforms are used for specific purposes. For example, individuals use it to discuss their interests, connect with friends, and grow their careers. Marketers use it to increase brand awareness, improve traffic, and generate leads.
In this report, you will get a closer look at social media types and their pros and cons. let’s get started.
According to the social media types report, social networking is probably the most traditional form of social media.
For instance, here are the major platforms:
These are called “networking” platforms because they allow user accounts to interact with each other in different ways. Here’s an example of Facebook’s news feed:
According to the social media types report, here are the pros and cons of the social networking platforms:
When it comes to video sharing, according to the social media types report, YouTube is a major platform with over 2 billion monthly active users, and Vimeo with 240 million monthly viewers. However, approximately 88% of marketers say that video gives them a strong ROI. Not only that but also 90% feel the level of video competition has increased.
Here’s a comprehensive video that explains how to use Snapchat:
Based on the social media types report, here are the pros and cons of video-sharing platforms:
On the other side, the cons are:
Check the full social media types report here.
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