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Visualizing The Rise And Fall Of Social Media Platforms

• by Tyler Durden

While the foundational need for human connection hasn't changedVisual Capitalist's Nick Routley points out that the platforms and technology continue to evolve, even today. Faster internet connections and mobile devices have made social networks a ubiquitous part of our lives, with the time spent on social media each day creeping ever upward.

The Scoreboard Today

Over the last 15 years, billions of people around the world have jumped onto the social media bandwagon – and platforms have battled for our attention spans by inventing (and sometimes flat-out stealing) features to keep people engaged.

Here's a snapshot of where things stand today: