Research + News | Topic: Snapchat
Jan 24, 2019
Snapchat’s Place In The Social Matrix
In the latest episode of “Behind the Numbers,” analyst Debra Aho Williamson talks about the underlying reasons internet users pick different social networks, and how Snapchat fits in, both in the US and around the world. Listen to the eMarketer podcast here.
Jan 24, 2019
As Parents, We Need To Teach Our Teenagers About Social Media Safety
You can only teach when you understand the perils yourself. Read the article here.
Jan 15, 2019
A Letter To Teens About The Science Of Popularity… And The Best Ways To Use Social Media
An excerpt from the book “Popular: Finding Happinessand Success in a World That Cares Too Much About the Wrong Kinds of Relationships.” Read the excerpt here.
Dec 17, 2018
US Kids and Digital 2018
What Matters and What Doesn’t for These Digital Natives. Read the report from eMarketer here.
Nov 28, 2018
Instagram ‘Edges’ Snapchat As U.S. Teenagers’ Favorite Social App
85% of teens surveyed said they use Instagram at least once a month, compared to 84% for Snapchat. Read the article here.
Oct 26, 2018
Instagram Remains Popular With Teens, Their Most Used Platform
Marking a major shift in social media trends, Instagram has overtaken Snapchat as the most used platform among U.S. teens. Read the article here.
Sep 27, 2018
More Millennials, Gen Z Are Using Social Apps
Of the 1,000 US internet users surveyed, more than half (56%) of Gen Zers, ages 16 to 24, said they had increased their use of Snapchat in the past year, and another 55% of respondents said they are using Instagram more. Read the article here.
Sep 4, 2018
Which Social Media Site Is Tops Among Teens? Not Facebook
Among kids 12-17, Facebook usage has actually been on the decline since at least February. This group favors another social channel above all others — Snapchat. Read the article here.
Aug 29, 2018
UK Youth Abandons Facebook, Flocks To Snapchat
Snapchat is set to overtake Facebook among UK users aged 18-24 years old this year, as the video messaging platform continues to surge in popularity. Read the article here.
Aug 6, 2018
Teens Are Seeking Out Plastic Surgery To Look Like Snapchat Filters, Doctors Warn
A new phenomenon called Snapchat dysmorphia has popped up. Read the article here.