According to the data, 25% of South Africa's active internet users are uploading videos to a video sharing site and 1.4 million have a social network profile.
"It puts South Africa's internet penetration figure at 9.4%. That figure is expected to grow exponentially over the next two years. From the overall data, it is very clear that consumer generated content is rapidly becoming the norm, a fact that advertisers can't ignore,” says Nazeer Suliman, MD Universal McCann South Africa.
The latest iteration has tracked 23 200 active Internet users in 38 countries, providing an exhaustive study and a wide range of insight. Power to the People provides in-depth understanding into the dramatic changes driven by the uptake of social media, including:
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