YouTube tops teen social media, as Facebook fades

Our Social Media Accounts Are Driving Us Crazy

A survey released by Pew Research Center on Thursday show that 51% of US teenagers (ages 13 to 17) now use Facebook, making it the fourth most frequently used social media platform, after YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat.

Before now, Facebook had dominated the social landscape the most frequently used and popular social media platform among youths in America -that's no longer the case now, according to recent studies. According to the survey, 85% of teens say they use YouTube; 72% say they use Instagram; and 69% say they use SnapChat.

Pew's survey reported that nearly half of the teens they surveyed say they are using the internet "almost constantly", up from 24 percent in 2015, while 90 percent go online multiple times a day.

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Another feature, called " Today In ", shows people breaking news in their area from local publishers, officials and organizations. In 2016, Gizmodo reported that Facebook's contract workers often chose not to link to news with a conservative slant.

Teens' social media habits have changed since 2015, when Pew conducted its last survey on the topic. Facebook, meanwhile, was only used by 51-percent of the teens surveyed, and only 10-percent of them say they use it most often. The shares of teenagers who use Twitter and Tumblr are largely comparable to the shares who did so in the 2014-2015 survey.

USA teenagers are ditching Facebook in favour of rival platforms YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat, a study says.

YouTube, Instagram, and Snapchat have emerged as the most popular online hangouts for US teens, surpassing the once-dominant Facebook. Compare that with the 26 percent of adults from a Pew study in March who said the same.

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The latest survey only indicated that Facebook has a teen issue. Ninety-five per cent of teens own a smartphone or have access to one, and 45 per cent say they are online "on a near-constant basis".

The Pew Research Centre has confirmed that Facebook has seen a 20% drop from teens from the ages 13 to 17. About 45% believe social media has neither a positive nor a negative effect on people their age.

On the other hand, "Facebook never had it", remarked social media consultant Lon Safko."Teens never embraced Facebook from the beginning". The teenagers who were survey respondents said that they prefer YouTube, Instagram, and Snapchat. Only 11 per cent said they were online less often. Today's 95% is a 22-point increase from the 73% of teens three years ago.

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