Social Media Poll

Here are the results of our 10th Unlock the Past poll - What online social media sites do you use? 101 people voted casting a total of 211 votes. Facebook was clearly the most popular.

Genealogists and Social Media

Social Media             # votes         % voters

  • Bebo                             0               0.00%
  • Blogger                          9               8.91%
  • Bloglines                         0               0.00%
  • Delicious                         4               3.96%
  • Digg                               1               0.99%
  • Facebook                      58              57.43%
  • Flickr                             11             10.89%
  • GenealogyWise                7               6.93%
  • Geni                               1               0.99%
  • Google wave                   7               6.93%
  • LinkedIn                        12             11.88%
  • Looking4Kin                     1               0.99%
  • Myspace                          4               3.96%
  • Picasa                             8               7.92%
  • Slashdot                          0               0.00%
  • StumbleUpon                   2               1.98%
  • Twitter                          16             15.84%
  • YouTube                        31             30.69%
  • None                             34             33.66%
  • Other                              5               4.95%

Other comments:

  • Murmur
  • technorati
  • Wordpress
  • WOW, I've never heard of most of them
  • I don't use social media sites at all

Where the voters came from

  • Australia - 96
  • Ireland - 2
  • New Zealand - 2 
  • Unknown - 1
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