A lot of lawyers, and I’m sorry to say, legal marketers, continue to ignore or poo-poo social media and social networking. Take in mind that many of these people also resisted e-mail, websites, Blackberries, bright white letterhead and colored logos.
Well, the numbers have been rolling in this month, and I don’t see how anyone can continue to ignore social media and social networking.
- Facebook Overtakes Yahoo: Now the Second Most Visited Site in U.S. – Mashable, February 17, 2010
- Facebook Overtakes Google in Referral Game – Media Bistro, February 16, 2010
- We’re Number Two! Facebook moves up one big spot in the charts – Compete.com, February 17, 2010
- Remarkable Stats on the State of the Internet – Mashable, February 26, 2010
Individual stats like Facebook passing the 400 million user mark, Twitter hitting 50 million tweets per day, and YouTube viewers watching 1 billion videos per day are impressive on their own, but what if we looked at Internet-related stats collectively? Jesse Thomas did just that in his video State of the Internet.