San Francisco, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/30/2014 -- Pew Research reports 72 percent of Internet users over the age of 18 make use of one or more social networking sites in the United States. According to their research, 67 percent make use of Facebook, those who live in urban areas and women are more likely to participate in social networks, and African Americans, Latinos, and women like to use sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest. The new Social Media App being launched by Connekd will make using these sites even easier.
"The new app being offered through Connekd is available to users at no charge, and the company is currently collecting e-mails in advance of launch day. Users signing up to the e-mail list receive priority scheduling when the program rolls out and receive massive benefits at no cost to them," J. Chapman, spokesperson for Connekd, states.
Social media usage varies by country, according to Top Universities. In the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia, YouTube appears to be the most popular of all of the social networks. Latin Americans claim the highest usage across most networks while those in Africa report the lowest usage of social media, with Facebook being the exception. When one wishes to connect with others around the globe, this information needs to be taken into account.
"The Social Dashboard offered through Connekd enables users to Get Rewarded for Social Activity. Top social media account play a major role in the service and users find they enjoy seamless sharing of photos and videos, tweets, messages, notifications, and likes along with Connekd share. It makes staying in touch easier than it has ever been before and businesses are the ones who benefit," Chapman explains.
Businesses find they are eagerly awaiting the launch of the new dashboard just as consumers are. The dashboard allows the business to sport their logo and expand their exposure, offer vouchers, discounts, products, and more, and connect with hundreds of thousands of users. Businesses wishing to take advantage of this opportunity need to sign up today to be ready when the app launches.
"No business can afford to fall behind their competitors thanks to the aggressive marketplace seen today. Any advantage a business can obtain is helpful, which is why Connekd is allowing companies to sign up now, before the program has been launched. Those that do so receive a higher priority at the time of launch, giving them an advantage they need to make full use of. Connekd understands this and works to help these businesses achieve this goal," Chapman proclaims.
Connekd provides computer users with a way to share, connect, and be rewarded for any social activity, using a clear, user friendly environment, one working across all platforms and devices. One can access the dashboard using a desktop computer or mobile device and share everything, everywhere. Sponsors find they can expose their brands quickly and easily using the dashboard to bring more awareness to what they have to offer so everyone wins.