What Happens on Internet Every 60 Seconds?

I came across an infographic produced by Go-Gulf.com.  The infographic contains many interesting statistics about the use of Internet on day-to-day basis.

60 Seconds - Things That Happen On Internet Every Sixty Seconds
Infographic by- Shanghai Web Designers

According to Go-Gulf.com, this is what happens in every 60 seconds on the Web:

  • Search engine Google serves more than 694,445 queries
  • 6,600+ pictures are uploaded on Flickr
  • 600 videos are uploaded on YouTube videos, amounting to 25+ hours of content
  • 695,000 status updates, 79,364 wall posts and 510,040 comments are published on Social Networking site Facebook
  • 70 New domains are registered
  • 168,000,000+ emails are sent
  • 320 new accounts and 98,000 tweets are generated on Social Networking site Twitter
  • iPhone applications are downloaded more than13,000 times
  • 20,000 new posts are published on Micro-blogging platform tumbler
  • Popular web browser FireFox is downloaded more than 1700 times
  • Popular blogging platform WordPress is downloaded more than 50 times
  • WordPress Plugins are downloaded more than 125 times
  • 100 accounts are created on professional networking site LinkedIn
  • 40 new Questions are asked on YahooAnswers.com
  • 100+ questions are asked on Answers.com
  • 1 new article is published on Associated Content, the world’s largest source of community-created content
  • 1 new definition is added on UrbanDictionary.com
  • 1,200+ new ads are created on Craigslist
  • 370,000+ minutes of voice calls done by Skype users
  • 13,000+ hours of music streaming is done by personalized Internet radio provider Pandora
  • 1,600+ reads are made on Scribd, the largest social reading publishing company
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About Steve Yuen

I am a Professor Emeritus of Instructional Technology and Design at The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, United States.
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One Response to What Happens on Internet Every 60 Seconds?

  1. wendywen says:

    網路世界真的是擁擠的地方,因為每分每秒就一堆新的東西不斷上傳和更新,瀏覽網頁的人也很忙碌,記得阮老師曾問過我們對於人去瀏覽一個網頁,當它不是你想停瀏覽的頁面時你會停留多久?大概只會停留在那網頁約3-4秒 ,就會跳走繼續去搜尋瀏覽其它的網頁了,光看我們選擇網頁都如此迅述了。這邊講到網路世界的1分鐘 究竟發生多少事?我只能說太多太多了,多到我們是無法追趕上,但也因為資訊科技這麼的快速的原因,所以我們能才稱為這是個知識科技爆炸的社會。

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