Alterian and Sevans Strategy tracked 3.3 million such “asks” in March by running keyword searches on various platforms which includes Flickr, Blogger, YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn, Tumblr and Twitter. They found a whopping 95.9% of the requests related to Twitter and ‘follow me’ was quite popular.
Some facts gathered from this infographic :
- 3.4% more woman ask on Twitter than men.
- 37.4% more men ask on Facebook than women.
- US had 2884.4% more Social Asks than Canada.