Commentary by Dr. Whitesel: If you ever wondered what the new communication tool is, then take a look at this chart depicting what happens every minute on the Internet. When I was growing up people used to use the phrase “… in a New York minute.” And they meant that this was not really a minute, but maybe only about 15 seconds because New Yorkers were known at that time for being impatient and quick to do, what they wanted to do.
But today an “Internet minute” reminds us that every minute people are communicating through dozens of different platforms or what we would call in communication theory: communication conduits.
Are you using these conduits to share the Good News?
Take a look at how much communication is going on in each and ask yourself, “Maybe we should be using some of these new conduits to share the Good News.
In an Internet Minute, Way Too Much is Happening All the Time
The numbers of internet searches, posts, messages, uploads, and dollars spent that take place every sixty seconds are utterly, ludicrously staggering.
By Eric Griffith, PC Magazine, 9/30/21.
…Here’s the full chart for 2021, including a look at the population of internet users in total, which is currently at 5.2 billion people.
For more, you can check out the last 8 yearsof Domo’s Data Never Sleeps charts