Did you know that 1.4 million tweets were sent in just one hour following Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement as manager of Manchester United?
What if I told you that retail sales for Grand Theft Auto V reached $1 billion in just 3 days, that 9 million iPhone 5S and 5Cs sold in their first weekend or that there were 1.2 billion video views of the Harlem Shake in just 40 days?
Whichever way you look at it, 2013 has been one heck of a year, and this visual from Silicon Republic takes a look at some of the bigger numbers from the past 12 months.
(Source: Silicon Republic.)
- Twitter at the #Emmys: 1.1 Million Tweets, Seth Myers, Breaking Bad Dominate Conversion [STATS]
- The @MTV #VMAs on Twitter: 12.6 Million Tweets, 138,792 Tweets Per Minute Peak [STATS]
- The Top 25 Mobile Apps (Twitter is 14th, Behind Yahoo Weather) [STATS]
- U.S. Social Commerce - Statistics & Trends [INFOGRAPHIC]