[Infographic] Top Social Media Moments and Trends of 2012

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2012 was a year social media became a necessity rather than an experiment for business.

Pinterest generated more traffic than LinkedIn, YouTube and Google combined.

Facebook bought Instagram for $1 billion.

Barack Obama’s three-word tweet ‘four more years‘ became the most popular tweet of the year.

PSY’s Gangnam style became the most watched YouTube video crossing 1 billion views.

The Pope joined Twitter with the funky handle ‘Pontifex’.

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  1. What a beautiful way to sum up the year.
    Pictures, facts and all, easily twitted, easily liked, easily appreciated. I love seeing the master at work.
    I hope I am able to learn some of these wonderful social media ways from you in the year 2013. I know you have already taught me a lot, but like any good student eager to learn more.
    May beautiful words and pictures fill your life in the coming year.
    Bahareh

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    • Farrukh Naeem

       /  December 26, 2012

      Thank you Bahareh – you are doing very well with your blog and social media presence yourself.

      Wishing you a blessed and fulfilling year ahead too – filling people’s lives with the light of your poetry.

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