Friday, October 15, 2010
Twitter Use in Mexico
Some Twitter facts:
-56% percent of Twitter users in Mexico are men, 44% are women (January 2010)
-As of August 2009, there were 32,000 Twitter accounts in Mexico, by January 2010 that number quadrupled! As of July 2010, there almost 2 million accounts.
-49% of users connect via the web (others connect via TweetDeck, iPhone, Blackberry)
-Top four areas for Twitter activity: DF (Mexico City), Monterrey, Guadalajara and Puebla
-Women out-tweet men in Mexico (avg of 2.5 more messages per day)
-Top countries for conversations with Mexican twitter accounts: Argentina, Spain, USA
-Tuesday is the top day for Twitter use in Mexico
*Info courtesy of Twitter in Mexico study by Mente Digital
I highly recommend using Twitter as a way to reach out to potential customers, mentors, friends, etc in Mexico. The power of this social media tool is amazing.