Social Media is used for News says study
Everything we do is permeated in Social Media and it is also changes the method of consuming the news. In a recent study conducted by Pew research reveals that out of 64% of American adults of those who use social networking websites in facebook 30% of them use it to get the latest news and updates around the world. And 10% of United States adults use YouTube to get news and Twitter has 8%.
Every social networking websites has users that are interested in getting news from social media but the remaining percentage of users use for social networking. But it is a great improvement that 30 percentage use it for getting news and it is expected to grow in forth coming years.
The following comparison chart has been created by Statista,