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Domo released its fifth annual “Data Never Sleeps 5.0” infographic.  This informative visual provides insight into consumers’ behavior on the internet.

The infographic details the data generated online every minute on the top applications and platforms.

The report indicates that 90% of all online data was created in the last 2 years, that is 2.5 quintillion bytes of data per day.

A Few Highlights

Text is Tops The Data Never Sleeps 4.0 infographic from last year indicated that 3.5 million text messages were sent every minute. This is a fraction of the text messages sent this year.  15.2 million texts are sent every minute.  This is a 334% increase.

More People are Snapping – Snapchat users shared 527,760 snaps a minute, compared to Twitter’s 456,000 tweets or Instagram’s 46,740 photos posted.

Gifs are Great – Giphy serves 694,444 Gifs per minute.

Video is King – YouTube users are watching 4,146,600 videos per minute and, while it is just a fraction of YouTube, BuzzFeed users view 50,925 videos every minute and Netflix users stream 69,444 hours of video a minute.

Online Shopping is Queen – Amazon makes $258,751.90 in sales every minute.

Weather is Crucial – There are 18,055,555 forecast requests every minute.

Cash is Out – People are paying each other through Venmo, they are processing $51,892 a minute in peer-to-peer transactions.

People are Still Googling – There are 3,607,080 searches conducted via Google each minute.

“Whether it’s in business or in the consumer realm, data creates compelling stories of who we are and what we care about,” said Josh James, founder and CEO, Domo. “Taking time to pay attention to the stories the data is trying to tell can help inform where we should be going or what we should be doing next to improve our experiences moving forward.”

See the infographic below for more details.

How do you spend your time online?

Laura Donovan Written by:

For nearly 10 years I have been helping businesses of all types use the power of social networks to achieve their marketing and sales goals. As a Social Media Director, Content Manager and Digital Media Marketer I have used a variety of platforms including Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google Plus, Instagram, Snapchat and YouTube. I focus on developing and executing a strategy that best fits each client while measuring and monitoring analytics and metrics to ensure benchmarks are met, researching industry trends as well as social influencers, working toward achieving SEO and branding through the appropriate social platforms, blogging, paid acquisition and email. I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, experience with management, customer service, creativity and vision with strong analytic skills. I understand the platforms and their differences and know how to help a business succeed on Social Media and keep current on social marketing trends and best practices. I have enjoyed working with many different companies including Sharp Electronics, Mary Kay, Inc., Re/Max, Nationwide Insurance, State Farm, Northern Insurance and many more across the country. See more about the services my company offers at and connect with me: @LauraDonovan or @TheWordPro on Twitter, @TheWordPro on Instagram and like my Facebook Page at /TheWordPro Thanks for stopping by to read my blog!