Social Media Is About Made-Up Stats

Posted on June 4, 2012

A few years back Erik Qualman made a powerful video that put the staggering numbers of social media in a highly watchable format. Social Media Revolution is a classic.

What’s great about the video is you can show it to anyone who doesn’t comprehend the impact of social media – more specifically The Social Web – and in a few minutes after they watched it you could actually see the light bulb go on. He has since made a number of updated versions.

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★ Social Media Is About Made-Up Stats

The good people over at The Poke had a little too much time on their hands and had a lot of fun with Erik’s idea.

Take a look, have a laugh, and share a few fake stats with your social network.


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The world’s second most common lie after “I love you, too” is: “You have successfully been unsubscribed from our database.” #FakeStats