“MARY MEEKER’S 2019 INTERNET TRENDS REPORT: 11 HIGHLIGHTS (AND LOTS OF INDUSTRY INSIGHT)
How U.S. adults are interacting with digital media
2. Multiplayer video games such as Fortnite, which command some 250 million active users, most of whom are under age 17, are becoming increasingly similar to social media networks. Insight: “Gaming is paving the way, but it will eventually migrate—in some ways it already is—to other social facets.
3. An increasing number of people are using images to communicate: More than 50 percent of all tweets, for example, now include images. People are also taking more pictures than ever before and platforms such as Instagram are amplifying this relatively new style of digital communication.
11. Despite people spending more time online, digital ad revenue is slowing down: The report says digital ad revenue grew 20 percent, down from 29 percent year-over-year.”