Social Media 2013 User Demographics - Updated statistics from the Pew Research Center on the use of social media sites show that 16 percent of U.S. internet users are now active on Twitter, with the social micro-blogging network continuing to be popular with adults aged 18-29 and users in urban areas. But new Pew statistics give a large panoramic of all major social platforms, including Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram. and Tumblr.
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How Twitter Is Changing the Face of Foreign Policy
Twitter is changing the face of diplomacy creating an entirely new concept in foreign relations. "Twi-plomacy" is a term is becoming prevalent among government offices. It describes an increasingly relevant phenomenon of global communication: Twitter's growing influence over the way world leaders communicate with other governments, their own citizens, and the general public. The use of social media in diplomacy is generally referred to as "eDiplomacy."