Non-US users helping valuations of Facebook, Twitter soar

Nearly every other day you get to read something about Facebook & Twitter. Here goes one more article!

For a change non-US users are contributing big time to these two internet giants. Recently Facebook opened their office in Hyderabad [photos], will Twitter follow? Not anytime soon.

With increase in internet penetration across the world, I guess these sites are able to attract a lot more users than from US. The following table is a tabular version of the graph I came across today.

FacebookTwitter
Total Users500 m106 m
People are aware88%87%
Login Everyday41%27%
Update their status everyday12%52%
Access via mobile device30%37%
Follow a brand40%25%
Brand followers will purchase that specific brand51%67%
Users Located outside the US70%60%
Valuation$41.2 b$3.7 b
FacebookTwitter
Total Users500 m106 m
People are aware88%87%
Login Everyday41%27%
Login via mobile device30%37%
Follow a brand40%25%
Brand followers will purchase that specific brand51%67%
Update their status everyday12%52%
Users Located outside the US70%60%
Valuation$41.2 b$3.7 b

With such valuations it is hardly a tweet, it is a loud ROAR!

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