London 2012: A very Socialympics – Infographics

With London 2012 Olympics games well underway, the best way to find information, news, results about it is Social Media. Twitter is the new-generation Sports Bar, Facebook is a sports desk where fans debate about the performance and predict results.

Here are some Figures about the Internet and the London Olympics and their intersection

Internet Users in 2008: 1.5 billion and 2012: 2.3 billion

Facebook users in 2008: 100 Million and 2012: 845 Million

Olympics Viewership 2008: 4.7 Billion and 2012: 4.9 Billion

There have been 6.9 Million Online Fans mentioning Olympics from July 1 – July 25

Check out top followed athlete on Social Media, Social Score of the websites of the Olympics Sponsors and more

 

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