Some Interesting Facts About the Internet
- 30,000,000,000 pieces of content are shared every month on the Internet.
- 127 Trillion emails were sent on the Internet in 2010.
- There are 255,000,000 websites on the worldwide web.
- 48,000,000,000 apps (applications) have been downloaded
- By 2013, there will be one trillion devices that can connect to the Internet. That’s 140 per person. In 2007, there were 500 million.
- In February 2011, eBook sales reached 90,300,000. Paperback sales at the same time were 81,200,000
- 1 out of 8 couples met on the Internet.
- Personal MySpace pages are visited 30 times a day.
- There are 2.7 trillion searches on Google each month.
- The number of text messages sent each day is greater than the population of the world.
- The average teenager sends 2,272 text messages per month. That is almost 76 per day.
How are you using the Internet in your classroom/school? How are your students?