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3 ways older people are using Facebook

Everyone knows how connected younger generations are to social media, but how much have older generations caught on?

27th May, 2014
Facebook's fastest growing segment of users is the over 55s

According to Facebook, their fastest growing segment of users is the over 55s. On the other end, Facebook is losing teenage users by the bucket load — recording a 25 per cent drop in the 13-17 year-old group during the past three years.

According to the Pew Research Center’s Internet Project, 45 per cent of American seniors are on social networking sites like Facebook — up from just 35 per cent a year ago. In Europe,...

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