The growth rate of trafﬁc on the public Internet, while lower than is often cited, is still about 100% per year, much higher than for trafﬁc on other networks. In fact, as predicted in 1998, by AT&T Labs, data trafﬁc in
the U.S. exceeded voice trafﬁc around the year 2002.
Internet has made real what in the 1970′s that visionary of the communications Marshall McLuhan (1911-1980) called the “Global Village”.
In a matter of very few years, the Internet has consolidated itself as a very powerful platform that has changed the way we do business, and the way we communicate. The Internet, as no other communication medium, has given an International or, if you prefer, a “Globalized” dimension to the world. Internet has become the Universal source of information for millions of people, at home, at school, and at work.
Two things, in our opinion, have marked it’s evolution recently: the social web and mobile technology. These two innovations have changed the way people use the Internet. ~Miniwatts Marketing Group
In December 1995, there were approximately 16 million users worldwide, December 2000 361 million, December 2005 1,018 million, and by Dec 2011 2,267 million, or about 32.7% of the world population.
See the video below for more about the awesome growth of the Internet.
Today, that growth is more about social communication. So your marketing online must reflect this. This means being found and actively engaging your potential customers, and your exisiting customers not only on your website, but across social networks like Facebook, Linkedin, Youtube, Twitter, JingleSPOT Nexus, and other social honey pots.
With BazookaBOX, you’ll be armed with powerful robots that once set, improve and integrate your social presence across the net, while you focus on a million other things that make your business profitable.