There are still some businesses who don’t see the value of Facebook. But as this chart shows — thanks CloudTactix for putting it together — it’s still the gorilla in the social media room. More than half of Americans use Facebook — up 538 percent from 2008. And 80 percent of people who use social media reported that Facebook is their preferred method of connecting with brands [Tweet this stat]. Facebook has also generated leads for 73 percent of B2C marketers and 35.1 percent of B2B marketers.
Do you connect with customers on Facebook? What kinds of status updates do you find bring you the best engagement?