What are the most popular social networks in 2019? According to Statista.com that honor goes to, the now monolithic, Facebook with 2.2 billion active users as of January 2019. The rest of the top 5 sites include YouTube, WhatsApp, FacebookMessenger, and WeChat. That’s right. Facebook has two properties in the top 5 on the list. The graphic below, courtesy of Statista.com, provides a look at the numbers.
Facebook’s 2.27 billion active users is 371 million more users than runner up YouTube which comes in at a healthy 1.9 billion active users. The top 6 sites are all over the 1 billion user mark with Instagram making the cut at an even 1 billion active users to date.
Being early to the game never guaranteed success. And although Twitter is the place people go to for breaking news around the world, Twitter is ranked #12 with “only” 326 million active users. Other well known social networks that seem to be moving up the ranks include:
According to Statista.com the following are some of the key characteristics the top social networks have:
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