Pew Research Center


Children’s content is most popular on YouTube

Children’s content and content featuring children receives the most amount of views on YouTube, new research has revealed.  According to a Pew Research Center study that analysed nearly 50,000 YouTube channels, videos aimed at children were highly popular, as were those that featured children under the age of 13 – regardless of their intended audience.  […]

Pew: Facebook no longer most popular online platform among US teens

Facebook is no longer the most popular online platform among US teens, with more now claiming to use YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat, according to the Pew Research Center. The ‘Teens, Social Media and Technology 2018’ report said that a shift in teens’ social media use is just one example of how the technology landscape for young people […]

Two thirds of US adults now use social media

Some 65% of American adults now use social networking services, up from just 7% in 2005, according to the Pew Research Center. The US think tank claims that 90% of young adults aged 18 to 29 use social media, up from 12% in 2005. While people in this age group have “always been the most […]